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San Francisco Estuary Project

July 20, 2012 by Bay Nature

A federal-state-local partnership, the San Francisco Estuary Project developed and supports the Comprehensive Conservation and Management Plan to protect and restore the Estuary. We work to attract and direct federal and other resources to local and regional needs; support needed scientific and watershed information gathering; inform the public and policy makers on estuarine issues; convene collaborative work groups around key estuary issues; and support local organizations in conducting research and implementing the defined goals and objectives of the estuary management plan.

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San Francisco Bay Joint Venture

July 20, 2012 by Bay Nature

The San Francisco Bay Joint Venture, established under the Migratory Bird Treaty Act, brings together public and private agencies, conservation groups, development interests, and others to restore wetlands and wildlife habitat in San Francisco Bay watersheds and along the Pacific coasts of San Mateo, Marin and Sonoma counties.

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San Francisco Bay Area Wetlands Regional Monitoring Program

July 20, 2012 by Bay Nature

A quasi-governmental organization, the Wetlands Regional Monitoring Program provides the scientific understanding necessary to protect, create, restore, and enhance wetlands of the San Francisco Bay Region, through objective and cost-effective monitoring, research, and communication.

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Petaluma Wetlands Alliance

July 20, 2012 by Bay Nature

The Petaluma Wetlands Alliance, a committee of Madrone Audubon, is dedicated to the creation, restoration and stewardship of publicly accessible wetlands and wildlife habitats. The group supports Shollenberger Park, Alman Marsh, the new wastewater treatment property nearby, and future wetland sites in the watershed.

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Natural Heritage Institute

July 20, 2012 by Bay Nature

Natural Heritage Institute is a national, non-governmental, non-profit organization founded dedicated to restoring and protecting the natural functions that support water-dependent ecosystems and the services they provide to sustain and enrich human life. NHI applies a wide array of tools and strategies including deploying predictive simulations of water resource systems, on-the-ground ecological restoration projects, design of improved management and institutional arrangements, policy analysis, and legal advocacy and interventions. As a public interest law firm that advocates as an engine for social change, NHI acts as both a representative of environmental interests and a counselor to the ultimate custodians, managers and regulators of water resource assets.

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Gallinas Watershed Council

July 20, 2012 by Bay Nature

Gallinas Watershed Council (GWC) From the hills of Terra Linda to the wetlands of Santa Venetia, we use the watershed approach to protect and enhance our environment. GWC connects people who live and work in Las Gallinas Valley with their watershed.

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Ducks Unlimited

July 20, 2012 by Bay Nature

Ducks Unlimited conserves, restores and manages wetlands and associated habitats for North America's waterfowl. These habitats also benefit other wildlife and people.

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Delta Protection Commission

July 20, 2012 by Bay Nature

The mission of the Delta Protection Commission is to adaptively protect, maintain, and where possible, enhance and restore the overall quality of the Delta environment.

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Citizens Committee to Complete the Refuge

July 20, 2012 by Bay Nature

The mission of the Committee is to save the Bay's remaining wetlands by working to place them under the protection of the Don Edwards San Francisco Bay National Wildlife Refuge, and to foster world-wide education regarding the value of all wetlands.

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Citizens for East Shore Parks – CESP

July 20, 2012 by Bay Nature

CESP works to preserve the natural resources and facilitate the recreational and educational opportunities of the east shore of San Francisco Bay, creating a necklace of shoreline parks from Oakland to the Carquinez Strait.

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