On or about September 17, 2018, there will be road maintenance and cutting back of overgrown foliage on the cliffside road below the Sandpiper Golf Course in Goleta, CA. The road is adjacent to two orphaned wells that are on the beach, which is known as Haskell's Beach. More information can be found here.
On Tuesday, October 2, 2018, the Commission is holding an Environmental Justice roundtable meeting in Long Beach at the Westside Christian Church. Come learn about the role of the Commission in addressing environmental justice issues and lend your voice to help shape the draft environmental justice policy.
The Commission held its August public meeting at the Port of Long Beach. The Mayor of Long Beach, Robert Garcia, welcomed the Commission and expressed the City's gratitude for its many years of collaborative work. Here is a snapshot of some of the significant Commission actions that occurred during the meeting.
The Wildlife Conservation Board, through the Lower American River Conservancy Program, is seeking high quality grant proposals for projects that restore, enhance, interpret, protect, or improve public access to the American River Parkway's natural, recreational, educational, and cultural resources. The Lower American River is a regional jewel in Sacramento County, stretching from Nimbus Dam in Folsom to the confluence with the Sacramento River at Discovery Park. For more information on the grant proposal solicitation, please visit the LARC Program web page.
The Commission is pleased to announce that a Martins Beach donation information sheet and form are now available.
The Delta Stewardship Council has posted the final report evaluating the feasibility of shore-based ballast water reception and treatment facilities in California.