Posts Tagged: San Francisco Bay

Bay Delta, © Vlad and Marina Butsky

A New Plan for the Bay Delta »

The largest estuarine ecosystem on the west coast, the Bay Delta provides critical spawning grounds for fish, pathways for migratory birds, and water for much of the region. Now, as species in the region are declining, we’re looking at a new way to manage water in the Bay Delta before it’s too late.

Chinook salmon, © USFWS

Sixth Time’s A Charm?!? »

Big legal victory for endangered species! Staff attorney Jason Rylander explains why the Delta smelt should be considered “interstate commerce,” and why the Supreme Court rejected arguments by wildlife opponents for the sixth time in row.