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  • A Delta Renewed: A Guide to Science-Based Ecological Restoration in the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta

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    A Delta Renewed: A Guide to Science-Based Ecological Restoration in the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta

    San Francisco Estuary Institute | November 15, 2016...
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    This final report of the Delta Landscapes Project, A Delta Renewed, offers guidance for creating and maintaining landscapes that can provide desired ecological...

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  • A Delta Transformed: Ecological Functions, Spatial Metrics, and Landscape Change in the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta

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    A Delta Transformed: Ecological Functions, Spatial Metrics, and Landscape Change in the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta

    San Francisco Estuary Institute | October 1, 2014...
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    In A Delta Transformed, completed in 2014, SFEI researchers used the spatial data generated in the Delta Historical Ecology Investigation, as well as...

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  • Better late than never: a synthesis of strategic land retirement and restoration in California

    Better late than never: a synthesis of strategic land retirement and restoration in California

    Ecosphere | August 10, 2018...
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    Strategic retirement and restoration of agricultural lands is a critical conservation opportunity globally. The objective of this synthesis was to examine whether ecological habitat...

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  • California Salmonid Stream Habitat Restoration Manual

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    California Salmonid Stream Habitat Restoration Manual

    Department of Fish and Wildlife | August 6, 2010...
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    The first edition of this manual, written by Gary Flosi and Forrest Reynolds, and published in 1991, formally synthesized and described the Department...

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  • Central Valley Flood Protection Plan: Conservation Strategy

    Central Valley Flood Protection Plan: Conservation Strategy

    Department of Water Resources | August 8, 2017...
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    In the Central Valley of California, flood risks, water supplies, and the functioning of ecosystems are linked, with actions in one area affecting...

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  • Comparing Futures for the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta

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    Comparing Futures for the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta

    Public Policy Institute of California (PPIC) | July 16, 2008...
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    For over 50 years, California has been pumping water through the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta for extensive urban and agricultural uses around the state....

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  • Conservation Strategy for Restoration of the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta, Sacramento Valley and San Joaquin Valley Regions

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    Conservation Strategy for Restoration of the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta, Sacramento Valley and San Joaquin Valley Regions

    CalFed Ecosystem Restoration Program | May 15, 2014...
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    The Conservation Strategy describes ERP goals and conservation priorities for Stage 2 of the CALFED Bay-Delta Program (CALFED) and was developed by the...

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  • Costs of Ecosystem Management Actions for the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta

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    Costs of Ecosystem Management Actions for the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta

    Public Policy Institute of California (PPIC) | April 22, 2013...
    Summary

    California is at a critical juncture on policy for the Sacramento–San Joaquin Delta. This report summarizes the results of a wide-ranging study of...

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  • Final Report on the recovery of the Upper Sacramento River – subsequent to the 1991 Cantara spill

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    Final Report on the recovery of the Upper Sacramento River – subsequent to the 1991 Cantara spill

    Cantara Trustee Council | June 18, 2007...
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    The Cantara Trustee Council (CTC), and the Cantara Program, operated for a period of 12 years, from 1995-2007. During that time, the CTC...

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  • Food Webs of the Delta, Suisun Bay, and Suisun Marsh: An Update on Current Understanding and Possibilities for Management

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    Food Webs of the Delta, Suisun Bay, and Suisun Marsh: An Update on Current Understanding and Possibilities for Management

    San Francisco Estuary and Watershed Science | October 1, 2016...
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    This paper reviews recent research findings on food web processes since 2008. It also highlights the idea of a changing baseline with respect...

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  • Forest Management (Resource Management Strategy)

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    Forest Management (Resource Management Strategy)

    Department of Water Resources | July 29, 2016...
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    Forest lands in California, the majority of which are in the middle to high elevation foothills and mountains, produce a diverse array of...

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  • Hazard’s Toll: The Costs of Inaction at the Salton Sea

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    Hazard’s Toll: The Costs of Inaction at the Salton Sea

    Pacific Institute | September 3, 2014...
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    The declining Salton Sea will impose massive public health and environmental costs on local residents and Californians generally, as described in the Pacific...

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  • Hetch Hetchy Restoration Study

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    Hetch Hetchy Restoration Study

    Department of Water Resources | July 17, 2006...
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    The restoration of Hetch Hetchy Valley on the upper Tuolumne River has once again captured the public’s imagination. In order to provide for...

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  • Human Use of Restored and Naturalized Delta Landscapes

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    Human Use of Restored and Naturalized Delta Landscapes

    University of California at Davis, Center for Watershed Sciences | October 31, 2016...
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    Current legislation and state plans for the California Delta call for large-scale restoration of aquatic and terrestrial habitats, which will require significant changes...

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  • Improving Habitats Along Delta Levees: A Review of Past Projects and Recommended Next Steps

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    Improving Habitats Along Delta Levees: A Review of Past Projects and Recommended Next Steps

    Delta Stewardship Council | January 15, 2016...
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    This review of habitat improvements along Delta levees was conducted to support the development of the Delta Stewardship Council’s (Council) Delta Levee Investment...

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  • Inhabiting the Delta: A Landscape Approach to Transformative Socio-Ecological Restoration

    Inhabiting the Delta: A Landscape Approach to Transformative Socio-Ecological Restoration

    San Francisco Estuary and Watershed Science | September 19, 2017...
    Summary

    Current legislation and plans for the Sacramento–San Joaquin Delta (Delta) call for large-scale restoration of aquatic and terrestrial habitats, which will require significant...

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  • Landscape Patterns and Processes of the McCormack-Williamson Tract and Surrounding Area: A framework for restoring a resilient and functional landscape

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    Landscape Patterns and Processes of the McCormack-Williamson Tract and Surrounding Area: A framework for restoring a resilient and functional landscape

    San Francisco Estuary Institute | March 25, 2013...
    Summary

    This report uses a reconstruction of the historical (early 19th century) Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta landscape in concert with contemporary data to elucidate restoration...

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  • Paradise Regained: Solution for restoring Yosemite’s Hetch Hetchy Valley

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    Paradise Regained: Solution for restoring Yosemite’s Hetch Hetchy Valley

    Environmental Defense Fund | January 1, 1970...
    Summary

    In this report Environmental Defense provides a planning-level analysis for replacing the water and hydropower benefits that the Hetch Hetchy Reservoir and O’Shaughnessy...

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  • Recovery Plan for Tidal Marsh Ecosystems of Northern and Central California

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    Recovery Plan for Tidal Marsh Ecosystems of Northern and Central California

    US Fish and Wildlife Service | September 23, 2013...
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    The Recovery Plan for Tidal Marsh Ecosystems of Northern and Central California features five endangered species: two endangered animals, California clapper rail (Rallus...

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  • Restoration of Hetch Hetchy Valley and San Francisco’s Water Supply

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    Restoration of Hetch Hetchy Valley and San Francisco’s Water Supply

    Restore Hetch Hetchy | February 10, 2016...
    Summary

    Q: After restoration, where will San Francisco gets is water? A: From the Tuolumne River, just as it does now. This report addresses...

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