Read Puget Sound Partnership's director Sheida Sahandy's testimony before the Subcommittee on Interior, Environment and Related Agencies of the House Appropriations Committee on March 13, 2015. Her testimony is also available on this YouTube video (her testimony starts at 2:15:13).
H.R.573 Estuary Urgent Needs Priority Program Act Sponsor: Rep Posey, Bill [FL-8] (introduced 1/27/2015) Cosponsors (1) Related Bills: H.R.944 Latest Major Action: 1/28/2015 Referred to House subcommittee. Status: Referred to the Subcommittee on Water Resources and Environment. This bill amends the Federal Water Pollution Control Act (commonly known as the Clean Water Act) to revise [...]
The Coastal Bend Bays & Estuaries Program has received a $25,000 grant from Hollomon Price Foundation for the installation of solar powered water wells at the CBBEP Nueces Delta Preserve. "The Hollomon Price Foundation is a wonderful partner, we have a common interest in providing water for wildlife during critical periods of drought. This project [...]
A comprehensive, post-restoration monitoring report finds Malibu Lagoon is now a healthier system because of a project to restore tidal flushing and revegetate wetlands. The project, which targeted a site formerly characterized as a 'dead zone,' resulted in increased water circulation and oxygen concentrations, bringing a wetland and benthic habitat back to life. Based on [...]
The 2017 National Estuary Program spring tech transfer meeting, will be held in Washington DC on May 2. Go to our meetings page to learn more and to register.