Environment

Caltrans spotlights top six pollutants degrading California’s water quality
Environment
Mark Prado May 20, 2022
Billboard for clean water campaign

As part of its “Let’s Change This to That” public education campaign, Caltrans is sharing the top sources of stormwater pollution and ways to prevent them from contaminating California’s waterways.

Major bay protection and restoration efforts outlined in San Francisco Estuary Blueprint get federal boost
Environment
Mark Prado March 16, 2022
Wetlands

Money to restore San Francisco Bay and address impacts from climate change received a $24 million boost via the federal omnibus spending bill signed into law this week by President Biden.

Tsunami highlights Bay Area sea level rise
Environment
Mark Prado January 21, 2022
Tsunami sign

The Bold Italic had an interesting article on the recent tsunami and sea level rise in the Bay Area.

Environment

Bay Trail website moves to MTC

Bay Trail photo

The Metropolitan Transportation Commission has launched a new San Francisco Bay Trail section to its website at mtc.ca.gov/baytrail. Featuring refreshed content and the latest news about the Bay Trail, a planned 500-mile regional trail along the shoreline of 47 Bay Area cities, these web pages will replace the website formerly found at baytrail.org. Read More

Energy-saving BayREN launches new website
Environment
Mark Prado December 13, 2021
BayREN

The Bay Area Regional Energy Network (BayREN) has launched a redesigned website offering a cohesive and vast array of energy efficiency resources for residents, property and business owners, local government staff, real estate professionals, building contractors and more.