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Estuary Report Provides Report Card on Bay and Delta Health

San Francisco Estuary Partnership
State of the Estuary conference Monday, in Oakland.
Noah Berger

Resiliency is the key issue highlighted in the State of the Estuary Report issued Monday by the San Francisco Estuary Partnership.

This is the first report on the health of the San Francisco Bay/Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta Estuary since 2015. It’s being issued as the two-day, 14th biennial State of the San Francisco Estuary Conference gets underway at the Scottish Rite Center in Oakland. The report can be found at  A video on the report is here. Read More


Fed report on climate change highlights MTC-backed Resilient by Design Bay Area Challenge

Resilient by Design
Allison Brooks speaking at a Resilient by Design press conference. Photo by Cosimo Bullo.

The Bay Area Regional Collaborative — which includes MTC, the Association of Bay Area Governments, the Bay Area Air Quality Management District and the Bay Conservation and Development Commission — today earned recognition by the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco with publication of a new paper authored by BARC Executive Director Allison Brooks in the bank's Community Development Innovation Review. Read More