floodplain restoration

Search Results

Browse All Documents

  • Type

  • Topic

  • Keywords

  • Publication Year

  • Hydrologic Region

  • Reset
  • Index By

  • A conceptual model for floodplains in the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta

    A conceptual model for floodplains in the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta

    San Francisco Estuary & Watershed Science (UC Davis) | October 3, 2012...
    Summary

    Floodplains are among the most biologically productive and diverse ecosystems on Earth and they provide significant benefits to society such as attenuation of...

    View Document

    Become a member to access this feature

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

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

    San Francisco Estuary Institute (SFEI) | November 1, 2016...
    Summary

    A Delta Renewed and the larger Delta Landscapes project are part of an ongoing effort to address these critically important challenges. They provide guidance...

    View Document

    Become a member to access this feature

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

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

    San Francisco Estuary Institute (SFEI) | November 1, 2016...
    Summary

    This report offers guidance for creating and maintaining landscapes in the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta that support desired ecological functions, while retaining the overall...

    View Document

    Become a member to access this feature

    Download Now
  • An Introduction to EcoAtlas: Applied Aquatic Science

    An Introduction to EcoAtlas: Applied Aquatic Science

    San Francisco Estuary Institute (SFEI) | September 14, 2016...
    Summary

    The term “EcoAtlas” has been in use for over 20 years in association with the study, assessment, and reporting of aquatic resources in California....

    View Document

    Become a member to access this feature

    Download Now
  • Analysis of the costs and benefits of using marsh restoration as a sea level rise adaptation strategy in San Francisco Bay

    $0.00

    Analysis of the costs and benefits of using marsh restoration as a sea level rise adaptation strategy in San Francisco Bay

    The Bay Institute | February 22, 2013...
    Summary

    The purpose of this study is to examine opportunities to protect San Francisco Bay’s recovering tidal marsh ecosystems while helping bayshore communities to...

    View Document

    Become a member to access this feature

    Download Now
  • Applied Aquatic Science: A Business Plan for EcoAtlas

    Applied Aquatic Science: A Business Plan for EcoAtlas

    San Francisco Estuary Institute (SFEI) | March 7, 2017...
    Summary

    The EcoAtlas suite of tools represents a significant investment of time, energy, thought, scientific testing, technical innovation, and capital from a number of...

    View Document

    Become a member to access this feature

    Download Now
  • Building Ecological Resilience in Highly Modified Landscapes

    Building Ecological Resilience in Highly Modified Landscapes

    BioScience | November 7, 2018...
    Summary

    Ecological resilience is a powerful heuristic for ecosystem management in the context of rapid environmental change. Significant efforts are underway to improve the...

    View Document

    Become a member to access this feature

    Download Now
  • Central Valley Flood Protection Plan Appendix K. Synthesis of Fish Migration Improvement Opportunities in the Central Valley Flood System

    Central Valley Flood Protection Plan Appendix K. Synthesis of Fish Migration Improvement Opportunities in the Central Valley Flood System

    California Department of Water Resources (DWR) | July 14, 2016...
    Summary

    Many instream structures in the Central Valley adversely affect native anadromous fish migration. These structures, often referred to as fish passage barriers, reduce...

    View Document

    Become a member to access this feature

    Download Now
  • Central Valley Flood Protection Plan: Conservation Strategy

    Central Valley Flood Protection Plan: Conservation Strategy

    California Department of Water Resources (DWR) | August 8, 2017...
    Summary

    In the Central Valley of California, flood risks, water supplies, and the functioning of ecosystems are linked, with actions in one area affecting...

    View Document

    Become a member to access this feature

    Download Now
  • Changing Channels: Regional Information for Developing Multi-benefit Flood Control Channels at the Bay Interface

    $0.00

    Changing Channels: Regional Information for Developing Multi-benefit Flood Control Channels at the Bay Interface

    San Francisco Estuary Institute | May 26, 2017...
    Summary

    Over the past 200 years, many of the channels that drain to San Francisco Bay have been modified for land reclamation and flood...

    View Document

    Become a member to access this feature

    Download Now