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Wetland Restoration is Working at Bay Point Regional Shoreline

In November 2020, Bay Point regional park reopened with new trails and enhanced habitat for native species that have been designed to withstand projected sea level rise. New picnic areas, restrooms, a drinking fountain, and a kayak launch site were also added. People need to connect outside in nature now more than ever. Check out this wetland restoration is working video we created with them in 2018. More information about the project can be found on the East Bay Regional Parks District website.
Emma Murphy at Sears Point

Find meaningful work in the exciting field of wetland restoration and other related opportunities! 

San Francisco Bay Joint Venture Boundary members

Regional workshops, meetings, and other events that foster greater knowledge, networking, and/or respect for the world of wetland restoration, bird conservation and other related fields of interest.

San Francisco Bay Joint Venture Board Meeting

Find agendas, notes, presentations and other materials related to past, current or upcoming meetings. 

Recent News

Meet the new SFBJV Staff!

This September, two new SFBJV staff members joined our team! We are thrilled to add a Conservation Coordinator (Jemma Williams) and a Policy & Communications Coordinator (Nikki Roach). Jemma Williams has worked in the public, private, and non-profit environmental sectors supporting community-based stewardship, restoration, and biological monitoring. Jemma has been in the Bay Area for

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Unveiling the San Francisco Bay Joint Venture Implementation Strategy – Conserving the SF Bay Area’s Unique Ecosystems and Wildlife.

SFBJV partners were thrilled to celebrate the completion and release of our updated Implementation Strategy on October 14, 2022, in person at the Richardson Bay Audubon Sanctuary in Tiburon, California. The celebration honored the work of close to one hundred individuals, including our Management Board, other leadership, working committee members, and staff who contributed to

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Jeff McCreary Honored with the Bruce Wolfe Spirit of Conservation Award!

On Friday, October 14th, the San Francisco Bay Joint Venture (SFBJV) awarded Jeff McCreary the Bruce Wolfe Spirit of Conservation Award. This award recognizes individuals and organizations who are significantly advancing wetland habitat conservation in the Bay Area. Jeff’s dedication to the mission of the San Francisco Bay Joint Venture (SFBJV) includes chairing both the

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Bruce Wolfe Spirit of Conservation Award

Background Bruce Wolfe was a long-time SFBJV champion and a highly valued Bay Area Conservation community member. He served for almost two decades on the SFBJV Management Board and actively engaged in SFBJV working committees.  In his role as SF Bay Regional Water Quality Control Board Executive Officer he helped partners navigate the practical and

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Caroline

A Fond Farewell

Gratitude and Blessings to the SFBJV community! It has been a dream come true and privilege of a lifetime to be one among a bevy of bird loving, habitat protecting people – otherwise known as the San Francisco Bay Joint Venture partnership – for the past two decades plus! My life will be forever enriched

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Levee breach at Tubbs Island

Sears Point Wetland Restoration Project on San Pablo Bay

Project Update – February 2022 On Sunday October 25, 2015 Sonoma Land Trust breached a levee along the north edge of San Francisco Bay at Sears Point Ranch. The 285-foot-wide breach allowed salt water to fill a recently constructed 1,000-acre tidal marsh basin for the first time in over a century. The area is located

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