This represents the past archive of any past meetings that might convene stakeholders, policy makers, researchers, or the general public on matters related to the South Bay Salt Ponds restoration. If you would like to see the current meetings, view our main Meetings & Events page.

Stakeholder Forum

Stakeholder Forum & Working Groups Meeting
Last meeting date: 2017

The Stakeholder Forum is the principal public advisory body to the Restoration Project. It is comprised of stakeholders with long-term, ongoing interest in the restoration plan and South Bay shoreline. The Forum meets when there is new information to discuss, ideally every year or two, and most often in the fall. The Project's three geographic working groups, which advised on pond complex-… Read More

Stakeholder Forum
Last meeting date: 2011

Here you can access records from Stakeholder Forum and early Project planning meetings, from 2003 to 2011. Here are records of later meetings. The Stakeholder Forum is the principal public advisory body to the Restoration Project.

Eden Landing Working Group

Draft EIR
Last meeting date: 2018

 Don Edwards San Francisco Bay National Wildlife Refuge 3rd Floor Auditorium
1 Marshlands Rd., Fremont, CA

Science-Related Meetings

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Last meeting date: 2017

Outstanding Environmental Project Award!

Project managers are proud to have received the Friends of the Estuary Outstanding Environmental Project award at this year’s conference for our Phase 1 habitat and recreation work. The ten years of work improved 3,750 acres of habitat and created 7 miles of new trails, among other recreation improvements. As a result, endangered species and native fish… Read More

2008 SBSS Flyer
Last meeting date: 2008

Thank you to our Science Symposium organizers and sponsors:
State Coastal Conservancy, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, U. S. Geological Survey, Department of Environmental Studies, the College of Social Sciences, and the Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Library staff at San Jose State University, Resource Legacy Fund

Bay-Delta Science Conference 2010 Flyer
Last meeting date: 2010

Overview of the South Bay Salt Pond Restoration Project (PDF)
Sediment flux in the southern reach of San Francisco Bay: Implications for habitat restoration (PDF)
Using Remote Sensing to Map the Evolution of Marsh Vegetation in the South Bay of San Francisco (PDF)
Sediment Dynamics at the Island Ponds: Indications from Early Salt Pond Restoration (PDF)
Will Restoration Cause Loss of Mudflats in… Read More

2006 SBSS banner
Last meeting date: 2006

2006 Science Symposium Synopses (PDF)
Program (PDF)
Speaker Presentations

Abstracts of Speaker Presentations (PDF)
Ackerman and Takekaw

Bird being cleaned
Last meeting date: 2011

News Coverage

Mercury News
KQED Radio

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Last meeting date: 2008

Summary of the Public Access and Wildlife Workshop
Public Access and Wildlife Introduction
Evens Talk on Waterfowl
Trulio Talk on Shorebirds
Lafferty Talk on Snowy Plovers

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Last meeting date: 2012

This South Bay Salt Pond Restoration (SBSPR) Project annual meeting seeks to bring all researchers up to date on latest studies/results, foster collaboration among researchers, seek ideas for funding for science/applied studies, and foster direct dialogue between researchers and managers on proposed management actions.

Computer History Museum Full Exterior
Last meeting date: 2015

The South Bay Salt Pond Restoration Project’s Biennial Science Symposium was held on Thursday, October 22, 2015 at the Computer History Museum in Mountain View, CA.

Symposium Photo, Photo Credit: Young Landis
Last meeting date: 2013

10 Year Anniversary Science Tribute Video (15 minutes)

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Last meeting date: 2011

This seminar was targeted toward researchers and scientists working in the south San Francisco Bay to better understand NOAA CO-OPS vertical datums information. Marti Ikehara, the CA State Geodetic Advisor for NOAA/NOS/NGS presented the seminar. The seminar was 2 hours and interactive with questions and answers. The purpose of the seminar was for researchers and scientists to have a clear… Read More

State of the Estuary 2013 Banner
Last meeting date: 2013

11th Biennial State of the San Francisco Estuary Conference