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23 Apr 2014 Shoreline restoration project dedicated in Richmond - SF Gate

15 Apr 2014 Hamilton Wetland Project Nears End - Dredging Today

8 Apr 2014 The Plan to Demolish Old Bay Bridge Could Be Derailed By Birds - GIZMODO

6 Apr 2014 Hazardous Yosemite Slough in S.F. finally getting cleaned up - SF Gate

29 Mar 2014 Teams tally biological oddities on Bay Area's federal land - SF Gate

27 Mar 2014 California Drought Creating Toxic Clams In San Francisco Bay - KCBS

20 Mar 2014 Congressman Mike Thompson donates decoys he carved to Smithsonian - Times Herald

15 Mar 2014 California drought: Strife over groundwater boils over - SF Gate

11 Mar 2014 Massive Conservation Coalition Calls on Interior Dept. to Stop Wildlife Deaths from Feral Cats - American Bird Conservancy

1 Mar 2014 Novato marshland at Hamilton Field comes back to life - Marin IJ

12 Feb 2014 Senators Feinstein & Boxer propose emergency drought legislation - SF Gate

31 Jan 2014 Prolonged drought forces birds from Central Valley fields - Sacramento Bee

31 Dec 2013 Waterfront Restoration - How do you solve a problem like Spartina? - Alameda Magazine

13 Dec 2013 Holy grail of Bay Area wetlands conservation projects set to move forward - Times Herald

13 Dec 2013 1000 Acres Added to Skaggs Island Wetlands Area - The Press Democrat

13 Dec 2013 Purchase of Skaggs Island farm to restore S.F. Bay marshland - SF Gate

3 Dec 2013 Marin gets state cash to look at sea-level rise - Marin IJ

30 Nov 2013 Travels with Sediment in the San Francisco Bay, Delta, and Coastal System - Marine Geology

15 Nov 2013 2 million oysters in bay begin restoration effort - San Francisco Chronicle

15 Nov 2013 Underwater Oyster Reef Comes to Life - Bay City News

14 Nov 2013 San Francisco Bay: Feds release 50-year, $1.2 billion plan to restore wetlands and wildlife - San Jose Mercury News

28 Oct 2013 Report: Some chemicals in S.F. Bay near levels of concern - SF Gate

28 Oct 2013 Natural Allies for the Next Sandy - NY TIMES

11 Oct 2013 Rail agency cuts deal to save 56 acres of marsh lands near Novato - Marin IJ

11 Oct 2013 Jerry Brown Signs Historic Legislation Requiring the Use of Non-Lead Hunting Ammunition -

6 Oct 2013 Plan advances to pull creosote-soaked abandoned pilings from bay - Marin Independent Journal

1 Sep 2013 Massive new wetlands restoration reshapes San Francisco Bay - San Jose Mercury News

30 Aug 2013 Efforts Underway to Restore Tidal Marshes in Carneros Wine Region - NBC Bay Area

26 Jul 2013 Thompson bill would create new conservation area in Napa County - The Press Democrat

25 Jul 2013 What's the value of something we can't live without? - David Suzuki Foundation

22 Jul 2013 Strong conservation crucial to bird population - The Daily World

12 Jul 2013 Seeking nominations for a conservation hero - KTVU

28 Jun 2013 Connecting With Nature Boosts Creativity and Health - National Geographic Daily News

24 Jun 2013 Sonoma County converting flood control channels to healthy ecosystems - Press Democrat

24 Jun 2013 SMART seeks federal permit to do track work through Marin wetlands - Marin Independent Journal

19 Jun 2013 California least terns thrive in Bay Area - San Francisco Chronicle

13 Jun 2013 $5 million grant for bay restoration - Press Democrat

7 Jun 2013 Oakland celebrates Lake Merritt - San Francisco Chronicle

13 May 2013 River otters are making a comeback in the Bay Area - Contra Costa Times

13 May 2013 Marin County creek ordinance approved after debate - Marin Independent Journal

13 May 2013 Marin group shines light on return of river otters to county, region - Marin Independent Journal

3 May 2013 Hercules solicits comment on Franklin Canyon open space project - West County Times

22 Apr 2013 New Bair Island bridge opens way to almost fully restored wetlands - San Jose Mercury News

22 Apr 2013 Students learn about environment while restoring it - Petaluma360

22 Apr 2013 Dry Creek restoration begins in summer - Santa Rosa Press Democrat

14 Apr 2013 Feds allocate $19.3 million for defunct Port Sonoma ferry service plan - Santa Rosa Press Democrat

13 Apr 2013 Environmental group proposes hybrid levees for Marin, other bayside counties as sea rises - Marin Independent Journal

4 Apr 2013 PRBO to become Point Blue - Point Reyes Light

28 Mar 2013 Salmon spawning on rebound in Lagunitas watershed - Point Reyes Light

23 Feb 2013 Bay Area environmental group proposes hybrid levees for bay - San Jose Mercury News

23 Feb 2013 Lake Merritt's gateway to bay reopened - SFGate

21 Feb 2013 Science panel ponders marsh fix - Half Moon Bay Review

21 Feb 2013 San Francisco Bay recognised as ‘Wetland of International Importance’ - BirdLife International

2 Feb 2013 San Francisco Bay, Marin wetlands get international designation aimed at protection - Marin Independent Journal

31 Jan 2013 Creek project gets $1M fed grant - Sonomanews.com

29 Jan 2013 Outdoor Cats: Single Greatest Source of Human-Caused Mortality for Birds and Mammals, Says New Study - American Bird Conservancy

20 Jan 2013 Birders need to help back wetlands - SFGate

17 Jan 2013 SPAWN acquires sixth property - Point Reyes Light

15 Jan 2013 Salamanders' tunnel to Cotati breeding grounds a success - Santa Rosa Press Democrat

11 Jan 2013 Nesting trees to be cut down - Petaluma360

2 Jan 2013 Crews Start Work on Bridge to Inner Bair Island - Redwood City-Woodside Patch

31 Dec 2012 Name change gives California a Department of Fish and Wildlife - Sacramento Bee

20 Dec 2012 Rising San Francisco Bay threatens the Silicon Valley high-tech mecca - E&E Publishing

19 Dec 2012 Feds give oyster farm a little more time - Marin Independent Journal

19 Dec 2012 California ocean sanctuaries to be doubled - SFGate

17 Dec 2012 Tolay Lake park takes a big step forward - Petaluma360

10 Dec 2012 Preserving a path for wildlife in Sonoma Valley - Santa Rosa Press Democrat

2 Dec 2012 Marin Voice: Streamside conservation area ordinance is long overdue in San Geronimo Valley - Marin Independent Journal

1 Dec 2012 Storm protection should focus on Bay wetland restoration - San Jose Mercury News

29 Nov 2012 U.S. evicting Point Reyes oyster farmer - SFGate

29 Nov 2012 National Park Service Releases Climate Change Action Plan - Sierra Sun Times

17 Nov 2012 Is giant reed a 'miracle plant' or the next kudzu? - Associated Press

16 Nov 2012 Shorebirds watched near Novato as part of annual count - Marin Independent Journal

12 Nov 2012 Woolsey takes new approach to restrict coastal drilling - THE PRESS DEMOCRAT

20 Oct 2012 Napa River, Sears Point environmental work gets EPA funding - Times-Herald

19 Oct 2012 Dry Creek 'fishway' project aims to restore salmon habitat - Santa Rosa Press Democrat

9 Oct 2012 New president and CEO at Land Trust - Napa Valley Register

7 Oct 2012 New Delta visitor center in Oakley - San Jose Mercury News

6 Oct 2012 Volunteers work to save Corte Madera's Creekside Marsh - Marin Independent Journal

4 Oct 2012 Eastshore Park Renamed in Honor of Sylvia McLaughlin - The Berkeley Patch

3 Oct 2012 CA Dept of Fish and Game has new name: CA Dept of Fish and Wildlife - Sacramento Bee

3 Oct 2012 Mountain Lake samples being extracted - SFGate

30 Sep 2012 Hayward photo by Berkeley photographer chosen for stamp - San Jose Mercury News

29 Sep 2012 Sonoma Land Trust Executive Director Ralph Benson honored - Santa Rosa Press Democrat

25 Sep 2012 California parks to get $20 million - SFGate

12 Sep 2012 Officials unveil project to help steelhead trout at Pescadero Marsh - San Jose Mercury News

11 Sep 2012 S.F. water taxis, shuttles OKd - SFGate

9 Sep 2012 Point Reyes National Seashore celebrates 50 years this week - Marin Independent Journal

5 Sep 2012 Work to keep cattle away from creeks seeks to improve water quality in West Marin - Marin Independent Journal

1 Sep 2012 New plan looks to improve Tomales Bay water quality by permitting moorings and addressing waste - Marin Independent Journal

25 Aug 2012 Work starts on Novato wetlands project - Marin Independent Journal

23 Aug 2012 Stewards to build estuary to avert fish kill - Half Moon Bay Review

22 Aug 2012 NOAA proposes to expand Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary to Golden Gate Bridge - San Jose Mercury News

18 Aug 2012 Winged menace rises in the Baylands - San Jose Mercury News

16 Aug 2012 Fading History: Forgotten town of Drawbridge is slowly sinking into the South Bay marsh - San Jose Mercury News

15 Aug 2012 Public asked to weigh on mid-Peninsula flood project - San Jose Mercury News

13 Aug 2012 City Crews to Tackle Shoreline Spartina - Alameda Patch

12 Aug 2012 Culvert work in San Anselmo seeks to help threatened fish - Marin Independent Journal

2 Aug 2012 Marin Voice: Why Point Reyes wilderness matters -- here and nationally - Marin Independent Journal

24 Jul 2012 Petaluma park scores high in "Best Park" contest - Petaluma360

24 Jul 2012 Marin open space tax bid moves ahead as officials drop state parks from plan - Marin Independent Journal

24 Jul 2012 Hercules wins back $1.8 million state wetlands grant as international duck organization steps forward - San Jose Mercury News

23 Jul 2012 Ducks Unlimited to help restore wetland - SFGate

20 Jul 2012 Building homes for oysters in S.F. Bay - SFGate

12 Jul 2012 Academy reviews oyster facts - Point Reyes Light

6 Jul 2012 Lawmakers take $11 billion water bond off November ballot, delay vote until 2014 - Sacramento Bee

4 Jul 2012 Plan approved to restore Breuner Marsh and open it to public - San Jose Mercury News

24 Jun 2012 How America's Cup study will help birds - SF Gate

23 Jun 2012 Report: California to get seas rising 6 inches by 2030 - Associated Press

20 Jun 2012 Invasive brown kelp worries Calif. researchers - SFGate

19 Jun 2012 Habitat set aside for western snowy plover doubles - SFGate

19 Jun 2012 Protected areas for tiny snowy plover designated in West Marin - Marin IJ

17 Jun 2012 S.F. to study birds to keep America's Cup afloat - San Francisco Chronicle

13 Jun 2012 Few stepping up to save Candlestick Point Recreation Area site as parks shut down - SF Examiner

13 Jun 2012 Marin fish plucked from certain death in Lagunitas - Marin Independent Journal

9 Jun 2012 De-fishing Napa Creek - Napa Valley Register

7 Jun 2012 Brown, Evans, Allen recognize Napa River project - Napa Valley Register

7 Jun 2012 Warming nears point of no return, scientists say - SFGate

6 Jun 2012 Agency offers more transparency in land deals, but critics say not enough - Sacramento Bee

6 Jun 2012 Burrowing Owls Eschew Albany Habitat at Waterfront - Albany Patch

2 Jun 2012 Stay or go? Some towns are eyeing retreat from sea - Associated Press

23 May 2012 Laguna foundation opens new educational center - Santa Rosa Press Democrat

16 May 2012 $195 million bond seeks to improve SF's parks - SFGate

15 May 2012 Sales tax hike for parks, agriculture headed for Marin's November ballot - Marin Independent Journal

8 May 2012 Saltworks plans off the table - The Daily Journal

8 May 2012 Settlement reached in 2009 San Francisco Bay oil spill - San Jose Mercury News

7 May 2012 The Agony of Aquatic Park - The Berkeley Daily Planet

6 May 2012 Florence LaRiviere Wins National Wetland Award - The Argus

3 May 2012 Coho coming back - Sonoma News

2 May 2012 Redwood City Saltworks project could take a fateful turn Monday - San Jose Mercury News

1 May 2012 Report urges emergency repairs for Pescadero flooding - Half Moon Bay Review

1 May 2012 Saving California parks shouldn't be this hard - San Jose Mercury News

25 Apr 2012 Vandals trash plants, tools at state park - SFGate

23 Apr 2012 Restoration of huge bay wetland near Redwood City nearing completion - San Jose Mercury News

19 Apr 2012 Large question dogging Albany Beach restoration plans - Inside Bay Area

12 Apr 2012 Private funds sought for new South Bay levees - SFGate

11 Apr 2012 $1 billion needed for South Bay flood protection and marsh restoration - San Jose Mercury News

8 Apr 2012 Land Trust seeks to preserve wild spaces - Napa Valley Register

8 Apr 2012 Waiting for Tolay - Petaluma 360.com

5 Apr 2012 Tolay Park takes another step forward - Petaluma360.com

2 Apr 2012 Weed killers threaten Lange's metalmark butterfly - SF Gate

22 Mar 2012 Interior finds draft oyster EIS adequate - Point Reyes Light

21 Mar 2012 SFO runway work helping wetlands revival take off - San Francisco Examiner

19 Mar 2012 Feds release new review of Drakes Bay oyster farm science - Marin Independent Journal

19 Mar 2012 More land preserved along Marsh Creek - San Jose Mercury News

8 Mar 2012 Even after Redwood City Saltworks project is withdrawn, furor continues - San Jose Mercury News

6 Mar 2012 New state bird guide highlights climate change risk - North Country Times

1 Mar 2012 Agencies announce $32.3 million plan to alleviate Cosco Busan spill damage - SF Appeal

22 Feb 2012 County launches major Novato flood control study - Marin Independent Journal

8 Feb 2012 Will Travis being celebrated for work along SF Bay - SFGate

4 Feb 2012 Hold the salt: Developer explores using desalinated water for Saltworks project - Palo Alto Daily News

3 Feb 2012 Promising winter run of Marin coho brings cautious optimism about recovery - Marin Independent Journal

25 Jan 2012 Supes give thumbs-up to Cup’s key report - SFGate

25 Jan 2012 Study Shows Restored Wetlands Rarely Equal Condition of Original Wetlands - The Berkeley Daily Planet

25 Jan 2012 Marin should speak out on Sonoma project - Marin Independent Journal

24 Jan 2012 Mountain Lake's gunk to be cleared in Presidio - SFGate

23 Jan 2012 Port Sonoma developer agrees to full environmental review - The Press Democrat

20 Jan 2012 Jerry Brown says he'd support delaying water bond - SFGate

20 Jan 2012 East Bay Parks buys Marsh Creek land protected by conservation group - Contra Costa Times

13 Jan 2012 Time to take action to save our oceans - SFGate

12 Jan 2012 Feinstein asks National Academy to get involved in oyster debate -- again - Marin Independent Journal

2 Jan 2012 Richardson Bay atoll renovated as nature preserve - SFGate

31 Dec 2011 Marine Invasive Species Report identifies new threats to California’s ecology - Lake County News

30 Dec 2011 Land conservation benefits from economic downturn - SFGate

26 Dec 2011 Project aims to show crops, marshland can coexist - SFGate

23 Dec 2011 Protected Delta smelt population hits highest level in 10 years - Marin Independent Journal

21 Dec 2011 New Delta invader, spongeplant, threatens to clog waterways, pumps - San Jose Mercury News

21 Dec 2011 Biologists hope endangered flower gets new life in Marin Headlands - Marin Independent Journal

16 Dec 2011 S.F. planners OK impact report on America's Cup - SFGate

15 Dec 2011 Private funds for Calif. public parks questioned - SFGate

14 Dec 2011 Endangered Russian River coho salmon making comeback - Santa Rosa Press Democrat

9 Dec 2011 Napa growers give up land for salmon - Associated Press

9 Dec 2011 EPA supports Napa River restoration efforts - Napa Valley Register

30 Nov 2011 Bird lovers count San Francisco bay's shorebirds - San Jose Mercury News

27 Nov 2011 Algae blooms' sudden spread stumps scientists - SFGate

24 Nov 2011 http://www.mercurynews.com/news/ci_19391871 - Marin Independent Journal

23 Nov 2011 Fish blockage cleared from Zinfandel Lane - St. Helena Star

23 Nov 2011 Agencies, nonprofits gather to discuss watershed issues - San Jose Mercury News

23 Nov 2011 Pacific Flyway Survey comes to Berkeley’s Aquatic Park - Berkeleyside

20 Nov 2011 San Francisco Bay conservation 2.0 - SFGate

20 Nov 2011 What will climate change mean for California? - Sacramento Bee

17 Nov 2011 Clearer Bay Waters Pose Threat to Marshes - San Francisco Bay

5 Nov 2011 A pioneer remembers how she and friends saved the bay - San Jose Mercury News

31 Oct 2011 Sylvia McLaughlin, Save the Bay founder, fights on - SFGate

30 Oct 2011 Oakland Estuary: Funding, settling delay wetland - SFGate

29 Oct 2011 Environmentalists hunt wildlife-killing nurdles - SFGate

26 Oct 2011 What stinks? The guess is wetlands 'gas' - Times-Herald

26 Oct 2011 Chinook salmon returning to Russian River in near-record numbers - The Press Democrat

23 Oct 2011 Charitable group removes weeds from Novato marsh - Marin Independent Journal

23 Oct 2011 Restoration sheds light on early Presidio life - San Francisco Chronicle

19 Oct 2011 Coho release highlights 10-year Willow Creek restoration - The Press Democrat

18 Oct 2011 State of the Birds report focuses on Bay Area - SFGate

18 Oct 2011 New study says Bay Area birds are doing well, but continued monitoring is essential - Marin Independent Journal

17 Oct 2011 To save birds, feds hope to drive mice from Farallon Islands - Marin Independent Journal

17 Oct 2011 Concern over fallout of bombing mice with pesticide - SFGate

14 Oct 2011 Cooley Landing project could be interrupted by endangered bird's nesting season - San Jose Mercury News

14 Oct 2011 Fate of a tiny mouse rests on salt marsh restoration - San Jose Mercury News

13 Oct 2011 Small fish with big impact rebounds, easing fears of extinction - San Jose Mercury News

8 Oct 2011 Presidio's Dragonfly Creek undergoing restoration - SFGate

6 Oct 2011 Raptors fill the Jenner Headlands - The Press Democrat

27 Sep 2011 Crews busy near Highway 37 and Mare Island restoring massive wetlands at Cullinan Ranch - Times-Herald

23 Sep 2011 San Francisco Bay restoration funding bill reintroduced in Washington - San Francisco Examiner

22 Sep 2011 Highway 1 project marks first step toward renewed health of Bolinas Lagoon - Marin Independent Journal

22 Sep 2011 Marine areas challenged - Point Reyes Light

20 Sep 2011 $44 million settles Cosco Busan oil spill in bay - SFGate

19 Sep 2011 New report: San Francisco Bay getting healthier, not in the clear yet - San Jose Mercury News

14 Sep 2011 Levee breach bringing new life to Hayward shoreline - Contra Costa Times

14 Sep 2011 Oldest Bay Area salt flat turned into wetland - SFGate

13 Sep 2011 Levee breach marks key step in wetlands restoration - ABC News

13 Sep 2011 Environmentalists Celebrate Levee Destruction - NBC Bay Area

12 Sep 2011 Bay salt pond restoration reaches milestone tomorrow - KQED Radio Quest

10 Sep 2011 Spray plan along Corte Madera Creek draws concern - Marin Independent Journal

7 Sep 2011 Volunteerism Protection Bill Authored by Assemblyman Gordon Signed Into Law - Palo Alto Patch

5 Sep 2011 River advocate and Joint Venture partner David Yearsley dies - Petaluma 360

3 Sep 2011 Park closures would hit close to home for some - San Francisco Chronicle

3 Sep 2011 East Palo Alto's Cooley Landing park project gets big boost - Mercury News

30 Aug 2011 Western Snowy Plovers have returned to Pacifica State Beach in Linda Mar - San Jose Mercury News

26 Aug 2011 Bay Area Open Space Council partners with Lagoon Valley Conservancy - The Reporter

26 Aug 2011 Army Corps study finds that trees can strengthen levees - Sacramento Bee

24 Aug 2011 Water agency leaders oppose deal for proposed Cargill Redwood City development - San Jose Mercury News

21 Aug 2011 Developers withdraw opposition to Bay Area planning document that takes sea level rise into account - San Mateo County Times

19 Aug 2011 Clapper rails discovered nesting in SF - San Francisco Chronicle

14 Aug 2011 Big boost for Laguna de Santa Rosa - Press Democrat

8 Aug 2011 Bay Area island to be restored as marshland - Los Angeles Times

8 Aug 2011 Steelhead runs could return to Alameda Creek by 2016 - Oakland Tribune

4 Aug 2011 Plan to restore Delta released to public - Sacramento Bee

2 Aug 2011 New state 'whale tail' license plates will help Marin enviro programs - Marin Independent Journal

28 Jul 2011 Beneficial bug released in Delta to feed on water hyacinth - Western Farm Press

28 Jul 2011 Report assesses impacts of Russian River lagoon at Jenner - The Press Democrat

27 Jul 2011 Redwood City's Saltworks plan faces another hurdle - San Francisco Chronicle

27 Jul 2011 New POST president takes the reins - Half Moon Bay Review

20 Jul 2011 Agencies promise more attention for Lake Merced - San Francisco Chronicle

15 Jul 2011 Gulls Threaten South Bay Salt Pond Restoration Work - KQED Radio Quest

7 Jul 2011 Waterways examined in park study - Point Reyes Light

1 Jul 2011 Watch Out for Invading Sea Lavender - Bay Nature

30 Jun 2011 Storm Drain Screens Save the Bay - San Leandro Times

29 Jun 2011 Conservation district reaps unprecedented funding - Half Moon Bay Review

29 Jun 2011 North Bay bridge named after Congressional aide - Santa Rosa Press Democrat

29 Jun 2011 Skaggs Island transferred to U.S. Fish and Wildlife - Times-Herald

9 Jun 2011 After Long Wait, Lake Merritt Restoration Takes Shape - Wall Street Journal

6 Jun 2011 Wind power turbines in Altamont Pass threaten protected birds. Scores of golden eagles have been killed after striking the thousands of wind turbines in the Bay Area, raising questions about California's move toward alternative power. - Los Angeles Times

3 Jun 2011 EPA to start first national wetlands assessment, targets two Marin sites - Marin Independent Journal

1 Jun 2011 Project opens tidal action at Alviso between bay and Guadalupe River - San Jose Mercury News

1 Jun 2011 Alviso Waterway Reconnected To The Bay - CBS San Francisco

31 May 2011 Crissy Field 'magical' 10 years after restoration - San Francisco Chronicle

21 May 2011 Funding secured for Middle Bair Island wetlands - San Francisco Examiner

19 May 2011 Conservation Groups, Thousands of Citizens Call on Feds to Protect Birds from Wind Turbines - Yubanet.com

13 May 2011 Pesticide bombing of Farallones mice spurs debate - San Francisco Chronicle

13 May 2011 California officials announce closure of 70 state parks - Sacramento Bee

11 May 2011 Officials: Canal not only option - Recordnet.com

11 May 2011 The wetlands that time forgot - Pacific Sun

10 May 2011 U.S. Reaches a Settlement on Decisions About Endangered Species - New York Times

10 May 2011 Fish and Wildlife Service Announces Work Plan to Restore Biological Priorities and Certainty to Endangered Species Listing Process - U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

9 May 2011 Feds mull plan to rid Farallones of house mice - San Francisco Chronicle

9 May 2011 Tidal Marsh Bird Population and Habitat Assessment for the San Francisco Estuary Under Future Climate Change Scenarios - Point Reyes Bird Observatory

8 May 2011 Invasive weed clogs the Laguna de Santa Rosa - The Press Democrat

6 May 2011 Bolinas Lagoon's Kent Island in line for makeover - Marin Independent Journal

4 May 2011 Avocets, snowy plovers nest at former salt ponds - The Almanac

20 Apr 2011 Cost overruns threaten flood project - Napa Valley Register

20 Apr 2011 Court battle expected over Central Valley levee vegetation - Sacramento Bee

20 Apr 2011 Wanderlust: Biking the salt ponds of Alviso - San Jose Mercury News

19 Apr 2011 Major changes coming to part of Lake Merritt - ABC7News

13 Apr 2011 Todd Road resident wants open space - Sonoma West Times & News

5 Apr 2011 National parks good for your health, chief tells Sausalito crowd - Marin Independent Journal

30 Mar 2011 Boat landing, launch sites linking up in Bay - San Francisco Examiner

28 Mar 2011 Supervisor Charles McGlashan dies at 49 after ski weekend at Tahoe - Marin Independent Journal

23 Mar 2011 Public Hearings: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Alternatives for Managing the Don Edwards SF Bay National Wildlife Refuge -

22 Mar 2011 Public access to Skaggs could be still months away - Times-Herald

20 Mar 2011 Marin Audubon angered by Novato environmental damage - Marin Independent Journal

18 Mar 2011 Skaggs Island: Ex-Navy base to wildlife service - San Francisco Chronicle

18 Mar 2011 Navy cedes land to expand wildlife refuge - Times-Herald

18 Mar 2011 No good for the birds, but also no good for the cats - The Washington Post

18 Mar 2011 Hamilton Airfield runway restoration work ends - Marin Independent Journal

16 Mar 2011 Former naval property to become part of wildlife refuge - San Jose Mercury News

15 Mar 2011 Registration is now open for the 12th Annual Open Space Conference, May 12 at the Golden Gate Club in San Francisco's Presidio. - Bay Area Open Space Council

13 Mar 2011 Marin Voice: Endangering environmental progress - Marin Voice

3 Mar 2011 Wildlife flourish in Cargill's Redwood City salt ponds - San Jose Mercury News

20 Feb 2011 Report: Mt. Tam bird population is healthy - Marin Independent Journal

17 Feb 2011 East Palo Alto waterfront park project at Cooley Landing gets $244,649 boost - Palo Alto Daily News

10 Feb 2011 Flyway Festival offers educated look at wetlands - San Francisco Chronicle

4 Feb 2011 A tax break for helping wildlife - Napa Valley Register

4 Feb 2011 Brown's water chief wants Delta water diverted to Southern California - Contra Costa Times

3 Feb 2011 'So far, so good' for salt pond restoration effort - San Jose Mercury News

2 Feb 2011 New report outlines how to protect sea life off Marin's shores - Marin Independent Journal

30 Jan 2011 Connecting kids to nature: Volunteer docent shares in children's wonder discovering sprawling ecosystem of the Laguna de Santa Rosa - Santa Rosa Press Democrat

27 Jan 2011 Report calls for restoration of oyster beds, other Bay underwater habitats - Contra Costa Times

19 Jan 2011 Breuner Marsh restoration will turn old dumping ground into ecological gem - Contra Costa Times

16 Jan 2011 State parks budget cuts shouldn't be ruinous - San Francisco Chronicle

14 Jan 2011 Feds downsize tiger salamander protection area - Santa Rosa Press Democrat

13 Jan 2011 Novato students help restore wetlands along Highway 37 - Marin Independent Journal

11 Jan 2011 Laguna de Santa Rosa gets international designation - Santa Rosa Press Democrat

9 Jan 2011 Hunters Point project moves forward - San Francisco Chronicle

5 Jan 2011 Volunteers in Oakland restoring California clapper rail habitat - Oakland Tribune

5 Jan 2011 Group that buys, preserves open space in Solano County celebrates its 25th year - Vallejo Times-Herald

29 Dec 2010 Federal grant will help restore Oakley wetland - Contra Costa Times

29 Dec 2010 Bill to restore wetlands, clapper rail habitat dies - San Francisco Chronicle

20 Dec 2010 Billion-dollar bird shares its bounty - Funding to protect clapper rail benefits many species - San Francisco Chronicle

18 Dec 2010 Brentwood fish ladder to help Marsh Creek salmon - San Francisco Chronicle

17 Dec 2010 RUSSIAN RIVER: Estuary study available to public - Santa Rosa Press Democrat

17 Dec 2010 Hope for survival as coho come home - San Francisco Chronicle

14 Dec 2010 Park It: Ladder provides boost to Marsh Creek fish - Contra Costa Times

14 Dec 2010 Funding for Lynch Canyon environmental studies OK'd - Vallejo Times-Herald

9 Dec 2010 Endangered coho salmon begin migration to Marin - Marin Independent Journal

7 Dec 2010 New Altamont wind turbines aim to cut bird deaths - San Francisco Chronicle

6 Dec 2010 CHRONICLE EDITORIAL on Bay Preservation: A risky development - San Francisco Chronicle

6 Dec 2010 75 salmon return to Napa River to spawn Upvalley - Napa Valley Register

4 Dec 2010 'Renaissance of the bay' continues with restoration of 330-acre former salt pond off Alviso - San Jose Mercury News

3 Dec 2010 Secretary Salazar Applauds President’s Nomination of Dan Ashe to be Director of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service - US FWS News Release

22 Nov 2010 Water transfer a maze of laws, utilities - San Francisco Chronicle

21 Nov 2010 Shoring up the wetlands to save San Francisco Bay - San Jose Mercury News

14 Nov 2010 Coastal studies experts: “For coastal management purposes, a [sea level] rise of 7 feet (2 meters) should be utilized for planning major infrastructure”. Front-page NY Times piece on sea level rise gets it mostly right - Climate Progress

10 Nov 2010 Pacifica cracks down on off-leash dogs to protect western snowy plover - San Jose Mercury News

10 Nov 2010 Bob Doyle promoted to head East Bay Regional Park District - Contra Costa Times

10 Nov 2010 Pond restored for endangered species - Half Moon Bay Review

8 Nov 2010 Pescadero fish die-off spurs lawsuit threat - San Mateo County Times

5 Nov 2010 Shollenberger: Park or dredge spoils site? - Petaluma 360

4 Nov 2010 State park officials scramble after measure's loss - San Francisco Chronicle

4 Nov 2010 Prop. 23 battle marks new era in environmental politics Wealthy Californians and conservation groups united in a bipartisan campaign to defeat the oil industry-sponsored initiative to suspend the state's greenhouse gas law. - Los Angeles Times

3 Nov 2010 Vehicle license fee to fund park system fails - San Francisco Chronicle

3 Nov 2010 Environmental review begins on plan to build on Cargill flats - San Francisco Examiner

29 Oct 2010 $188 million agreement will restore habitat - Sacramento Bee

26 Oct 2010 Novato pond gets a boost from land donation - Marin Independent Journal

26 Oct 2010 Hart named Sonoma County parks director - Santa Rosa Press Democrat

12 Oct 2010 Work continues to bring back eco-function at Muir Beach - Marin Independent Journal

12 Oct 2010 Officials refuse to clear levees of foliage - San Francisco Chronicle

5 Oct 2010 A Tale of Two Salt Ponds - San Jose Mercury News

1 Oct 2010 Governor signs Wiggins bill bolstering Williamson Act - Eureka Times-Standard

1 Oct 2010 Park It: East County land purchases move forward - Contra Costa Times

23 Sep 2010 Park Service plans public meetings on Point Reyes oyster farm lease - Marin Independent Journal

23 Sep 2010 NPS invites comment on oyster farm’s impact - Point Reyes Light

21 Sep 2010 How Should San Francisco Plan for Sea-Level Rise? ERRATA: The Napa Plant Site (the 1,400 acre site referred to as a comparison for the Redwood City site) is being restored at an estimated cost of $ 16 million, not $134 million. The estimated construction cost is $13 to $14 million. - Scientific American

19 Sep 2010 Wildcat Creek cleanup gets $1.8 million grant - San Francisco Chronicle

16 Sep 2010 Oakland project restoring Lake Merritt's sparkle - San Francisco Chronicle

15 Sep 2010 Celebrating Phase of Restoration Project - KCBS

7 Sep 2010 Farm road project seeks to restore balance to creek - Napa Valley Register

7 Sep 2010 Given up for dead, lost wetlands springing back to life in south county - Napa Valley Register

7 Sep 2010 FEINSTEIN ATTENDS OPENING OF RESTORED MARSH [video] - KTVU.com

7 Sep 2010 Feinstein marks end of wetlands restoration project - ABC7 / KGO

7 Sep 2010 South Bay Salt Pond Restoration Celebrated - CBS5.com

7 Sep 2010 South Bay Salt Pond Restoration Celebrated - KPIX / CBS5

7 Sep 2010 SF Bay Dumbarton Bridge wetlands area restored - San Francisco Chronicle

7 Sep 2010 Dumbarton Bridge Wetlands Restored (audio) - KGO AM 810

7 Sep 2010 Wetlands restoration along Dumbarton Bridge speeds up Bay renaissance - San Jose Mercury News

6 Sep 2010 Vintners sacrifice vines to create a more natural Napa River - Napa Valley Register

5 Sep 2010 Birds and fish are big winners as Napa River is restored - Napa Valley Register

5 Sep 2010 The scoop on Lagoon Valley - Vacaville Reporter

3 Sep 2010 Hunters Point bridge target of groups' lawsuit - San Francisco Chronicle

3 Sep 2010 Chevron to pay $2.85 million for wetlands restoration - Contra Costa Times

26 Aug 2010 Napa-Sonoma marsh restoration's last phase begins - San Francisco Chronicle

25 Aug 2010 Marshland restored in North Bay as tides flow in - Contra Costa Times

25 Aug 2010 Levee breached to restore AmCan area wetlands - Napa Valley Register

24 Aug 2010 Going UP: Sea Level Rise in San Francisco Bay - QUEST Community Science Blog - KQED

20 Aug 2010 Latest wetlands project begins in Novato - Marin Independent Journal

20 Aug 2010 Polishing Oakland's Crown Jewel: Lake Merritt Reborn - QUEST Community Science Blog - KQED

18 Aug 2010 Levees broken, levees built at Eden Landing in Hayward - Oakland Tribune

17 Aug 2010 Chewing Through the Bay’s Salty Past. Gold isn't the only California treasure. Salt also played a key role in our history. - NBC Bay Area

17 Aug 2010 Just add water. Former Cargill salt ponds being converted to tidal marsh, expanding the bay. - San Jose Mercury News

16 Aug 2010 Discovery Bay putting wetlands to work - Contra Costa Times

10 Aug 2010 Suisun Marsh restoration plans OK'd - Vacaville Reporter

10 Aug 2010 San Geronimo tree plan sent back to drawing board - Marin Independent Journal

3 Aug 2010 Marin Voice: Pivotal decision for Marin's coho - Marin Independent Journal

2 Aug 2010 Environmental group targets Corps of Engineers' levee rules - Sacramento Bee

31 Jul 2010 Supervisor: San Geronimo creek rules to extend throughout Marin - Marin Independent Journal

30 Jul 2010 Endangered mouse upsets Martinez marina plans - Contra Costa Times

29 Jul 2010 For the birds: Open Space Committee and PB&R recommend different plans to protect Western Snowy Plover habitats on Pacifica State Beach - Pacifica Tribune

28 Jul 2010 S.F. supes approve Hunters Point redevelopment - San Francisco Chronicle

28 Jul 2010 Bridge reduced for shipyard project - San Francisco Examiner

22 Jul 2010 Grant will help Audubon Canyon Ranch target invasive weeds - Marin Independent Journal

21 Jul 2010 A port at Alviso? Business leaders, public agencies say it's worth a look - San Jose Mercury News

17 Jul 2010 Shedding more light on marshland restoration project - Napa Valley Register

14 Jul 2010 Sandbar breached as estuary plan unfolds. Nature trumps federal mandates. - Sonoma West Times & News

12 Jul 2010 Marin planners toughen up tree ordinance - Marin Independent Journal

6 Jul 2010 Land trusts wary of losing fiscal control - Vacaville Reporter

24 Jun 2010 Water district dedicates two projects along Fremont creek - San Jose Mercury News

20 Jun 2010 Army Corps: Developers can't proceed on Redwood City bayfront project without permits - San Jose Mercury News

13 Jun 2010 More Bay less Area: Sea level rise will threaten residents but Bay Area has no comprehensive protection strategy - San Mateo County Times

13 Jun 2010 S.F.'s buried streams may see the light of day - San Francisco Chronicle

4 Jun 2010 Ducks Unlimited raises funds for restoration projects - Vallejo Times Herald

3 Jun 2010 Panel to vote on Hunters Point report today - San Francisco Chronicle

2 Jun 2010 Fight looms over removal of Searsville Dam - San Francisco Chronicle

25 May 2010 Two specialized license plates for Bay Area and Sierra environment fail to win approval - San Jose Mercury News

22 May 2010 Editorial: Redwood City salt ponds not the right place for massive development - San Jose Mercury News

13 May 2010 Major quake or flood could be disastrous for Cargill's Saltworks project - San Jose Mercury News

13 May 2010 Salmon may be returning to Napa River - Early results of salmon count have scientists upbeat - Weekly Calistogan

12 May 2010 Conference focuses on oil-spill preparedness - San Francisco Chronicle

12 May 2010 Estuary plan up for environmental review - Scoping meetings next week on management plan - Sonoma West Times & News

9 May 2010 Seeking the Fine Line of Where the Bay Ends - New York Times

9 May 2010 Marin plan to widen Highway 101 starts turf war for Twain's frog - Marin Independent Journal

23 Apr 2010 Bill to fund efforts to restore bay's wetlands - San Francisco Chronicle

22 Apr 2010 Bill to provide 1 billion for San Francisco Bay restoration moves forward - San Jose Mercury News

21 Apr 2010 Bill could be S.F. Bay's salvation - Contra Costa Times

20 Apr 2010 Environmental groups turn in 760,000 signatures for November ballot measure to fund parks - San Jose Mercury News

16 Apr 2010 Opportunity to restore San Francisco creeks - San Francisco Chronicle

16 Apr 2010 Vernal pools' 'excellent year' - Contra Costa Times

15 Apr 2010 Locals help restore oyster reefs - Point Reyes Light

13 Apr 2010 Fish traps have no place at Lake Merritt - San Francisco Chronicle

10 Apr 2010 Lange's metalmark butterfly rises in Antioch - San Francisco Chronicle

1 Apr 2010 The Once and Future Delta: Mending the Broken Heart of California - Bay Nature Magazine

31 Mar 2010 Water board reviews Pleasanton wetlands dispute - San Francisco Chronicle

31 Mar 2010 Opinion: Huge development on salt ponds would be terrible - San Jose Mercury News

29 Mar 2010 San Joaquin River again flowing to Pacific - Sacramento Bee

28 Mar 2010 State spends $730,000 to help coho salmon - Marin Independent Journal

25 Mar 2010 Ghost town of Drawbridge is going down into bay - San Francisco Chronicle

25 Mar 2010 State expands marine areas at last minute - Point Reyes Light

22 Mar 2010 Environmentalists, political leaders push to derail San Francisco Bay Saltworks development - Sacramento Bee

18 Mar 2010 Feds release plan to save Marin and state coho salmon - Marin Independent Journal

18 Mar 2010 Habitat restoration will benefit trout and salmon - Santa Rosa Press Democrat

17 Mar 2010 1.6 million acres in 27 California counties set aside as frog habitat. Two previous efforts to set aside a protected area for the red-legged frog were thwarted. - Los Angeles Times

16 Mar 2010 Frog gets protected habitat in Sonoma, Mendocino counties - Santa Rosa Press Democrat

8 Mar 2010 5-term Sierra Club chief, Edgar Wayburn, dies - San Francisco Chronicle

8 Mar 2010 Edgar Wayburn leaves giant legacy in Marin and beyond - Marin Independent Journal

5 Mar 2010 Neighbors' work to save Butters Canyon pays off - San Francisco Chronicle

4 Mar 2010 Editorial: On a Redwood City development - San Francisco Chronicle

4 Mar 2010 State: Tiger salamander a threatened species - San Francisco Chronicle

3 Mar 2010 Eco-Plaza Needs a Green Light - East Bay Express

1 Mar 2010 Environmentalists fight Redwood City project - San Francisco Chronicle

27 Feb 2010 Environmentalists take stand against proposed development - KTVU FOX-2

26 Feb 2010 Bay Area officials blast Cargill project - San Jose Mercury News

25 Feb 2010 Opposition mounts to 12,000-home development on Cargill Salt lands in Redwood City - San Jose Mercury News

19 Feb 2010 Salt pond restoration tests for hidden danger - San Francisco Chronicle

16 Feb 2010 2-year fishing ban to save Alameda Creek trout - San Francisco Chronicle

16 Feb 2010 2-year fishing ban to save Alameda Creek trout - San Francisco Chronicle

11 Feb 2010 Marsh plan nearly final, but no funds - San Francisco Chronicle

11 Feb 2010 Sacramento River Fall Salmon Run Reaches New Record Low - Water Exports Are Killing California Jobs and Salmon - San Francisco Bay Area Independent Media Center

9 Feb 2010 San Geronimo Valley salmon protection plan OK'd by supervisors - Marin Independent Journal

5 Feb 2010 Despite rain, coho salmon numbers remain low in Lagunitas Creek - Marin Independent Journal

4 Feb 2010 Large piece added to Novato's Hamilton wetlands project - Marin Independent Journal

4 Feb 2010 Grazing limits help creeks - Point Reyes Light

2 Feb 2010 Point Reyes park superintendent tapped for Yosemite - Marin Independent Journal

28 Jan 2010 135-foot water tower topples - Sonoma Index-Tribune

21 Jan 2010 Redwood City Saltworks project lurches along in the wrong direction - San Mateo County Times

13 Jan 2010 Project To Restore South Bay Wetland Gets Underway - cbs5.com /KCBS San Jose

12 Jan 2010 New project will reconnect San Francisco Bay to the Guadalupe River, restoring environment - San Jose Mercury News

12 Jan 2010 Restoration project in Alviso key to restoring San Francisco Bay wetlands - San Jose Mercury News

10 Jan 2010 Muir Beach work on flood plain aids endangered fish - Marin Independent Journal

10 Jan 2010 Dillon Beach wetlands get federal funds - Point Reyes Light

8 Jan 2010 Marin Audubon poised to buy Novato-area wetlands - Marin Independent Journal

4 Jan 2010 Dillon Beach campground seeks to preserve wetlands - Marin Independent Journal

4 Jan 2010 Environmental license plates stuck in neutral; bad economy and small logos suspected - San Jose Mercury News

2 Jan 2010 Marin’s coho salmon on the brink of extinction - Marin Independent Journal

28 Dec 2009 Golden Gate Bridge license plate low on orders - San Francisco Chronicle

27 Dec 2009 Oyster farm dispute roils Marin County - Los Angeles Times

19 Dec 2009 Rain aids West Marin salmon spawn - San Francisco Chronicle

18 Dec 2009 Deal completed to preserve Sonoma coast, forest - San Francisco Chronicle

1 Dec 2009 Conservation law helps preserve properties - San Francisco Chronicle

29 Nov 2009 Volunteers turn Presidio back to nature - San Francisco Chronicle

27 Nov 2009 Battle lines drawn over Cargill plan - San Mateo Daily Journal

12 Nov 2009 Brown pelican removed from endangered species list. A century-long effort to protect the bird is no longer necessary, federal officials say. The population, once imperiled by hunters and DDT, has reached more than 650,000 in North and Central America. - Los Angeles Times

10 Nov 2009 Novato backs relief for Hamilton truck nuisance - Marin Independent Journal

9 Nov 2009 Marin Voice: Saving coho takes tough action - Marin Independent Journal

6 Nov 2009 Redwood City developer faces 'green' opposition - KGO-TV San Francisco, CA

5 Nov 2009 Gulls winning wetlands battle - Contra Costa Times

5 Nov 2009 Alameda: Mopping up after another oil spill - Oakland Tribune

3 Nov 2009 Oil spill cleanup continues on Alameda shore - San Francisco Chronicle

3 Nov 2009 Detail work in spill cleanup may take weeks - San Francisco Chronicle

2 Nov 2009 Interior bill includes Point Reyes oyster farm provision - Marin Independent Journal

2 Nov 2009 More wildlife turns up dead from oil spill - Oakland Tribune

31 Oct 2009 Debate Flares on Limits of Nature and Commerce in Parks - New York Times

30 Oct 2009 10/30/2009: Oil spills into S.F. Bay south of Bay Bridge - San Francisco Chronicle

29 Oct 2009 Tiny rare fish with a grand plan in West Marin - Marin Independent Journal

17 Oct 2009 Laguna de Santa Rosa: Waterway rediscovered - Santa Rosa Press Democrat

12 Oct 2009 Ecosystem Advocates Plot Push for Restoration Cash - New York Times

11 Oct 2009 Schwarzenegger, legislative leaders agree to fix fragile delta - San Jose Mercury News

10 Oct 2009 Salmon stranded in San Geronimo Valley - San Francisco Chronicle

8 Oct 2009 Park denies native oysters - Point Reyes Light

5 Oct 2009 S.F. Bay's slide in mud worries scientists - San Francisco Chronicle

5 Oct 2009 It's clear: The Bay isn't as murky - Contra Costa Times

5 Oct 2009 Feinstein backs down on Point Reyes oyster farm - Marin Independent Journal

2 Oct 2009 As House OK's big water bill, Sen. Feinstein spills plans for even bigger legislation - Sacramento Bee

2 Oct 2009 Scientists study fish decline, flooding problem in Pescadero - San Mateo County Times

23 Sep 2009 Experts converge for marsh workshop - Half Moon Bay Review

22 Sep 2009 Hunt for clues to sea life deaths at Farallones - San Francisco Chronicle

21 Sep 2009 The All-Bird Bulletin Fall 2009 Article: 21st Century Partnerships Restoring San Francisco Bay and Coastal Wetlands - The All-Bird Bulletin

18 Sep 2009 Coastal Commission enters fray over Marin oyster farm - Marin Independent Journal

11 Sep 2009 Salt pond development a real threat to Redwood City's Port - San Jose Mercury News

2 Sep 2009 Vast shift in bird species expected from warming - San Francisco Chronicle

1 Sep 2009 Changes In California's Bird Communities Due To Climate Change, Study Finds - Science Daily

27 Aug 2009 Sonoma Land Trust kicks off drive to raise $18 million, $6 million contribution already received from Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation - Santa Rosa Press Democrat

24 Aug 2009 Park It: Land purchase preserves shrimp habitat - Contra Costa Times

20 Aug 2009 City apologizes for over-mowing wetlands park - Park docents say native plants were chopped up; landscaper went too far in maintaining Shollenberger levee trails, city admits - Petaluma360.com | Petaluma Argus-Courier

18 Aug 2009 Land trust's new director takes helm - Vacaville Reporter

17 Aug 2009 Excavators remove a relic of Camp Meeker's past - Santa Rosa Press Democrat

13 Aug 2009 Cosco Busan operator guilty, faces $10M bill - San Francisco Chronicle

13 Aug 2009 Plotting the path of renewable power lines - San Francisco Chronicle

13 Aug 2009 San Geronimo Valley prepares to protect salmon habitat - Point Reyes Light

2 Aug 2009 An Underwater Fight Is Waged for the Health of San Francisco Bay - New York Times

1 Aug 2009 Martinez creek menagerie now has minks - San Francisco Chronicle

30 Jul 2009 PRBO/Farallones on KQED Quest - KQED Quest

30 Jul 2009 Wetlands restoration gets $8.5 million. Project could be completed as soon as next year - American Canyon Eagle

30 Jul 2009 Saltworks plan divides community - San Francisco Examiner

29 Jul 2009 Wetlands trails at new sewer plant to open Friday - Petaluma360.com | Petaluma Argus-Courier

29 Jul 2009 Conservation Guidelines Define Important Bird Areas at Sea - Environmental News Service

25 Jul 2009 Millions in federal money goes to wetlands project - Napa Valley Register

24 Jul 2009 Chronicle Editorial: Warming, pollution, development threaten bay - San Francisco Chronicle

24 Jul 2009 Rep. Lynn Woolsey wins House approval for Marin projects totaling $30 million - Marin Independent Journal

18 Jul 2009 Microorganisms in waters near Alviso fascinate scientists, explorers - San Jose Mercury News

16 Jul 2009 House Approves Joint Ventures Program to Protect Migratory Birds - Environmental News Service

15 Jul 2009 Designers answer call to fight rising seas - San Francisco Chronicle

9 Jul 2009 Petaluma wetlands is a birder’s dream - Petaluma Argus-Courier

8 Jul 2009 Kelp among top 10 invasive seaweeds hits S.F. - San Francisco Chronicle

6 Jul 2009 Golden Gate license plates jammed in slow lane - San Francisco Chronicle

6 Jul 2009 Editorial: Feinstein should make case for oyster extension - Marin Independent Journal

6 Jul 2009 Skaggs Island closer to refuge status - Sonoma Index-Tribune

27 Jun 2009 Richmond's Breuner Marsh to get $3 million for tidal restoration - Contra Costa Times

25 Jun 2009 Feinstein calls for extension of oyster farm's lease - Marin Independent Journal

17 Jun 2009 Carquinez water flows in to revive Martinez tidal marsh - Contra Costa Times

14 Jun 2009 Work crews to improve Sonoma County creeks - Santa Rosa Press Democrat

14 Jun 2009 Foster City: a story of filling the bay - San Francisco Chronicle

11 Jun 2009 Nonprofit to buy aquarium at Pier 39 - San Francisco Chronicle

11 Jun 2009 State Parks on Chopping Block - San Francisco Chronicle

9 Jun 2009 Farallon Islands seen as climate-change bellwether - Contra Costa Times

8 Jun 2009 $800,000 in federal stimulus funds OK'd for Tomales Bay wetlands project - Marin Independent Journal

2 Jun 2009 Candlestick Point proposal takes heat from Sierra Club - San Francisco Examiner

30 May 2009 Brian O'Neill brought dreams to life at GGNRA - San Francisco Chronicle

28 May 2009 25 Bay Area parks may close from budget crisis - San Francisco Chronicle

28 May 2009 Estero jurisdiction murky - Point Reyes Light

22 May 2009 Federal dollars flow to state water projects - San Francisco Chronicle

17 May 2009 The man behind the park - San Francisco Chronicle

14 May 2009 Popular GGNRA superintendent Brian O'Neill dies - San Francisco Chronicle

14 May 2009 Golden Gate National Recreation Area superintendent dies - San Jose Mercury News

13 May 2009 Developers propose up to 12,000 homes along bayfront at Redwood City - San Jose Mercury News

2 May 2009 Marin snapshot: Naturalist leads efforts to protect, expand habitats - Marin Independent Journal

1 May 2009 Letter to the Editor: Restore, not just maintain, ecosystems, by Nathaniel E. Seavy, Ph.D., and Thomas Gardali - Christian Science Monitor

29 Apr 2009 Solano County to Purchase $25M in Private Placement Bonds - Vacaville Reporter

23 Apr 2009 California sells bonds to resume public projects - Sacramento Bee

14 Apr 2009 New marsh trail off limits for now - Vallejo Times Herald

8 Apr 2009 Habitat proposal endangers links at Sharp Park - San Francisco Chronicle

8 Apr 2009 State water board OKs $1.6 million settlement for Mill Valley sewage spills - Marin Independent Journal

25 Mar 2009 Bond sale bonanza for public works projects - San Francisco Chronicle

21 Mar 2009 Letters to the Editor: Rising sea - San Francisco Chronicle

20 Mar 2009 Audubon California maps show where the birds are - Los Angeles Times

19 Mar 2009 State set to spring funds for work projects - San Francisco Chronicle

19 Mar 2009 Bay Area sewer, water projects to get federal stimulus funding - San Jose Mercury News

16 Mar 2009 $1 million grants will restore wetlands - Vacaville Reporter

13 Mar 2009 Evans named to Coastal Conservancy - Santa Rosa Press Democrat

12 Mar 2009 Ocean expected to rise 5 feet along coastlines - San Francisco Chronicle

11 Mar 2009 As sea levels rise, so does threat to Bay Area property - Contra Costa Times

8 Mar 2009 Development plans on controversial site released - San Francisco Examiner

2 Mar 2009 Richmond hopes to protect 5 miles of wetlands - San Francisco Chronicle

24 Feb 2009 We need to invest in open space - Marin Independent Journal

19 Feb 2009 Bird Diversity Helps Protect Humans From West Nile Virus - Environmental News Service

18 Feb 2009 Marin County Sewage Spill Closes Bay Area Beaches - Environmental News Service

18 Feb 2009 Green Neighbors: The Richmond Chainsaw Massacre, Part One - The Berkeley Daily Planet

15 Feb 2009 Her watershed moment - Christine Engel found role in preserving, teaching about vital waterway - Santa Rosa Press Democrat

14 Feb 2009 The myth of the 'San Francisco mouse' - San Francisco Chronicle

12 Feb 2009 Wildlife fund loan could cost state millions in federal money - Sacramento Bee

12 Feb 2009 Bay Area mouse spurs national debate over stimulus bill - San Jose Mercury News

8 Feb 2009 The Bay Area as an ecosystem - San Francisco Chronicle

8 Feb 2009 Editorial: 'Golden Lands' report should shape policies on open space - San Jose Mercury News

4 Feb 2009 Report urges preserving Bay Area outdoors - San Francisco Chronicle

2 Feb 2009 Fish-friendly workers hit hard times - Conservation district stopping work, trimming budget - Napa Valley Register

29 Jan 2009 Environmental concerns cloud Marin County hideaway's future - Sacramento Bee

28 Jan 2009 Cargill site removed from general plan update - City sets up two-step process - San Mateo County Times

27 Jan 2009 Brisbane residents want Baylands wetlands restored, Brisbane residents say wetlands great for children - San Mateo County Times

26 Jan 2009 California budget crunch: 75 projects throughout Marin are frozen - Marin Independent Journal

21 Jan 2009 Funding freeze halts environmental projects across California - Commissions and nonprofits charged with conserving parks, wildlife, water and mountain areas of the state are at risk of laying off staff or closing since the state stopped funding last month - Los Angeles Times

16 Jan 2009 Cash crunch halts 4,000 conservation projects - San Francisco Chronicle

16 Jan 2009 Department of Finance gets money to pay for contract work - Sacramento Bee

15 Jan 2009 Environmental projects taking a hit in state budget crisis - San Jose Mercury News

8 Jan 2009 Oyster farm urged to sell and relocate - Point Reyes Light

3 Jan 2009 Sulphur Creek land swap revisited - St. Helena officials ask Mennen to rework deal - Napa Valley Register

3 Jan 2009 Light run of endangered fish in Marin creeks worries biologists - Marin Independent Journal

1 Jan 2009 Taking the Heat - Bay Area Ecosystems in the Age of Climate Change - Bay Nature

26 Dec 2008 Workers, equipment idle as projects on hold - On North Coast, layoffs and job uncertainty follow state's freezing of bond funds - Santa Rosa Press Democrat

22 Dec 2008 New wetlands plan worries S.F. Bay fishermen - San Francisco Chronicle

18 Dec 2008 Little by little, volunteers green up Eden Landing - Hayward Daily Review

10 Dec 2008 Council OKs phase of Hamilton levee work - Novato Advance

8 Dec 2008 Port of Redwood City dredging project to benefit Bair Island - San Mateo County Times

5 Dec 2008 Marin researchers help with study of life in the bay - Marin Independent Journal

4 Dec 2008 Restoring Marshland- Massive earth-moving project re-creates wetlands as they were 60 years ago - Santa Rosa Press Democrat

24 Nov 2008 California bulks up defenses against tide of global warming - Sacramento Bee

20 Nov 2008 Gateway to the Laguna - $700,000 grant from Coastal Conservancy aids creation interpretive center at Stone Farm - Santa Rosa Press Democrat

19 Nov 2008 Editorial: State needs to be ready for warming - SOME IMPACTS ARE LIKELY EVEN IF GREENHOUSE GASES ARE LIMITED - Sacramento Bee

18 Nov 2008 San Gregorio Creek to have habitat restored - Palo Alto Online

15 Nov 2008 Marin Audubon given San Rafael tidal marsh - Marin Independent Journal

12 Nov 2008 Marin's new open space push - Marin Independent Journal

12 Nov 2008 Critics wary of underwater pit for Novato wetlands project - Marin Independent Journal

7 Nov 2008 A year after the Cosco Busan spill - San Francisco Chronicle

5 Nov 2008 Election update: Voters approve Napa, Solano land use measures, Measures P, T would extend protections, limit development - Vallejo Times Herald

4 Nov 2008 East Bay parks bond issue gets voter nod - Contra Costa Times

2 Nov 2008 Uncertainty over Cosco Busan's lasting impact - San Francisco Chronicle

1 Nov 2008 Audubon Magazine: Bay Watch - One year ago a major oil spill in San Francisco Bay marked the latest insult to a waterway already reeling from 150 years of degradation. But one of the most ambitious projects of its kind in the world continues to lift hopes for the bay’s renewal, even among die-hard skeptics. - Audubon Mgazine

30 Oct 2008 Tide turns at Point Reyes wetlands - Point Reyes Light

29 Oct 2008 Less than half the birds rescued in San Francisco Bay oil spill survived - Los Angeles times

28 Oct 2008 Wetland restoration will be first in Delta history - Contra Costa Times

27 Oct 2008 CLIMATE CHANGE: We did it, we can undo it - International Herald Tribune

26 Oct 2008 Northern California wetlands are getting back to natural - A $10-million project by the National Park Service aims to fully restore a Marin County estuary, which was turned into pastureland more than 60 years ago. - Los Angeles times

22 Oct 2008 Park bond stirs open space debate - Contra Costa Times

21 Oct 2008 Restoration offers more questions than answers - San Francisco Chronicle

21 Oct 2008 Park ready to let the tides back in to Giacomini wetlands in Point Reyes Station - Marin Independent Journal

21 Oct 2008 County rejects environmental studies for farmers - Santa Rosa Press Democrat

17 Oct 2008 Hamilton wetlands could accelerate with bay hole proposal - Marin Independent Journal

15 Oct 2008 Small fish "tracers" detect Bay mercury threats - UCD researcher leads joint study to identify contamination sources - California Aggie

8 Oct 2008 New Bay Area wetlands created with breach of berm - Contra Costa Times

8 Oct 2008 After long fight, Bahia levee breached, wetlands returning - Marin Independent Journal

8 Oct 2008 New Bay Area wetlands created with breach of berm - Contra Costa Times

7 Oct 2008 Audio Slideshow: BAHIA WETLANDS RESTORATION - Marin Independent Journal

2 Oct 2008 Skaggs Island wetlands closer, but not a deal - Sonoma Index-Tribune

30 Sep 2008 Measure WW: big reinvestment in East Bay parks - San Francisco Chronicle

30 Sep 2008 Beavers blamed for likely bank failure - San Francisco Chronicle

29 Sep 2008 Warning on lead fallout at gun clubs - San Francisco Chronicle

29 Sep 2008 Stalled restoration of Skaggs Island poised to begin Measure to free 3,300 acres at former Navy base for wildlife refuge - Santa Rosa press Democrat

9 Sep 2008 Presidio’s creeks will spring back to life - San Francisco Chronicle

2 Sep 2008 Farmers stalk wildlife to keep salads free of bacteria - Under pressure from companies that sell fresh greens, California growers are resorting to shooting, trapping and poisoning animals and destroying their habitats to avert another E. coli disaster. - Los Angeles times

1 Sep 2008 Wetlands project gets $420,000 state grant - Marin Independent Journal

1 Sep 2008 Half Moon Bay loses last chance for state aid on Beachwood bill - San Mateo County Times

30 Aug 2008 Scientists to assess oyster farm's impact - Marin Independent Journal

23 Aug 2008 Yee bill now includes community park, goes to committee - Half Moon Bay Review

23 Aug 2008 Delta plan nearly complete - MUCH OF FOCUS IS ON MORE EFFICIENT USE - San Jose Mercury News

22 Aug 2008 Future cleanup day to highlight Marsh Creek - Contra Costa Times

21 Aug 2008 Laguna pepperweed progress reported to Council - Northeast Plan seen moving slowly to eventual vote - Sonoma West Times & News

16 Aug 2008 Yee proposes Half Moon Bay park plan - San Mateo Daily journal

9 Aug 2008 Small-scale dredging of Bolinas Lagoon urged - Marin Independent Journal

4 Aug 2008 It's about legacy, not oysters - Marin Independent Journal

4 Aug 2008 Restoration of Salt ponds in the works - San Mateo Daily journal

3 Aug 2008 Bair Island restoration continues in spurts - San Mateo County Times

1 Aug 2008 New Marin Community Water Conservation Initiative - Coastal Post

31 Jul 2008 Bahia Marsh bouncing back - Restoration turns boating lagoon back to wetland - Novato Advance

30 Jul 2008 Cooley Landing set for makeover - Council accepts $250K grant, matches with $90K for development - Palo Alto Daily News

29 Jul 2008 Safe haven in the making: Money set aside long ago will fund new wetlands in Menlo Park - Palo Alto Daily News

27 Jul 2008 Preparing for a launch party: Bay Area Water trail would give enthusiasts expanded access to region's 'largest open space" - Oakland Tribune

24 Jul 2008 Carbon dioxide project could help the Delta - Sacramento Bee

24 Jul 2008 Bond measure will help preserve district open space - Contra Costa Times

22 Jul 2008 Golden Gate Bridge adorns vanity plates - San Francisco Chronicle

22 Jul 2008 Golden Gate Bridge plates set to benefit Bay Area parks - San Jose Mercury News

22 Jul 2008 Warming world 'drying wetlands': More than 700 scientists are attending a major conference to draw up an action plan to protect the world's wetlands - BBC News Online

21 Jul 2008 Birds find home at disputed site in Bahia - Marin Independent Journal

20 Jul 2008 Historic pier restoration a sign that Measure DD is finally meeting its promise - Oakland Tribune

20 Jul 2008 Wetlands could unleash "carbon bomb" - Reuters

18 Jul 2008 Second phase of Giacomini wetlands project begins - Marin Independent Journal

11 Jul 2008 Huge bond plan to revamp state water system - San Francisco Chronicle

11 Jul 2008 Graton wetlands violated, Atascadero dredging haulted by agencies; damages being weighed - Sonoma West Times & News

11 Jul 2008 Bird species plummet as habitat dwindles - San Francisco Chronicle

9 Jul 2008 Volunteers and local federal agencies eradicate non-native algae - Oakland Tribune

2 Jul 2008 Groups plan suit against Stockton: Environmentalists, farmers, blame city, county for Delta's fragile state - Stockton Record

31 Dec 1969 Environmentalists, officials turn out in Tiburon to cheer SF Bay wetlands designation - Marin Independent Journal