Latest Baykeeper News and Information

Monthly Column: July 10, 2010
Due to the efforts of San Francisco Baykeeper, Arc Ecology and Natural Resources Defense Council, the decaying, toxic vessels of the Ghost Fleet will soon haunt the waters of Suisun Bay no longer. In an important victory for the health of San Francisco Bay and for the diverse range of animals that...
Press Release: June 23, 2010
Mayor Gavin Newsom, Sierra Club Chairman Carl Pope, and leaders from environmental organizations today challenged Texas oil companies for bankrolling a November ballot proposition that will repeal the state’s clean energy and clean air standards. The measure, which qualified for the ballot late...
Monthly Column: June 10, 2010
Though the Gulf of Mexico is almost two thousand of miles away from San Francisco Bay, the implications of the ongoing BP Deepwater Horizon oil disaster reverberate across the country. Sadly, it strikes a special chord here in the Bay Area, where we witnessed the effects of a major oil...
E News: June 9, 2010
Baykeeper Benefit at Doc's Clock Next Friday, June 18 TransBay Relay Benefit Swim for Baykeeper, Sunday, September 19 Join Us This Weekend at Aquan Paddlefest, Saturday, June 11 Join Us Next Weekend at Summer Sailstice, Saturday, June 19 Support Baykeeper's Work to Defend the Bay Benefit for...
BK In The News: May 27, 2010
More than 90 percent of Bay Area beaches received top grades in the annual report by Heal the Bay, a Santa Monica group that studied pathogens and bacteria levels at 456 California beaches.
BK In The News: May 14, 2010
The Bay Area's most skilled, experienced wildlife rehabilitators have decamped to the Gulf of Mexico shoreline. San Francisco Baykeeper, part of a national coastline preservation nonprofit, has dispatched two staff members to the gulf.
E News: May 12, 2010
Baykeeper Mobilizes to Assist Gulf Oil Spill Response Victory! A Better Policy to Protect Marine Life at Power Plants Take Action: Speak Up for New Wetlands in San Jose Support Baykeeper's Work to Defend the Bay Baykeeper Mobilizes to Assist Gulf Oil Spill Response http://www.saveourgulf.org"...
E News: May 5, 2010
Dear Friends, I'm writing today with an update on the Gulf oil spill and San Francisco Baykeeper's new initiative to help with response efforts, including sending two of our staff members to assist Gulf Coast Waterkeepers. As I'm sure you know, a major environmental disaster threatens the Gulf...
Monthly Column: May 1, 2010
Wetlands are among the most important ecosystems on Earth and provide a number of valuable functions that may be compromised due to climate change and the associated sea level rise. Not only are they highly productive, providing habitat for many specialized plants and animals, but...
E News: April 14, 2010
Baykeeper Secures Ghost Fleet Cleanup As Rain Continues, So Do Sewage Spills National Academy of Sciences Affirms Delta Fish Protections Speak Up for New Wetlands in San Jose Baykeeper's Spring Newsletter in Mailboxes Now! Support Baykeeper's Work to Defend the Bay Baykeeper Secures Ghost...

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