The California PCJV includes Del Norte, Humboldt, Mendocino, Trinity, and Siskiyou Counties
News for California Partners December, 2013
Posted December 2nd, 2013
USFWS news: Largest West Coast Tidal Marsh Restoration Effort Leaps Ahead
The plan covers smaller marshes along the California coast from Humboldt Bay to Morro Bay, though its primary focus is on San Francisco Bay.
McDaniel Slough Wetland Restoration and Enhancement Project featured in the Willits News
Climate change and sea level rise
Observed Changes in Phenology across the United States—Southwest (includes northern California)
This summary from the National Phenology Network is based on long-term studies (10 years or more) published in the primary scientific literature since 2001.
Tools and resources
State of California Geoportal
Improving access to California’s geographic data portfolio, and expand the creative use of those data resources. Includes the California Coastal Geoportal.
California Coastal Records Project
Over 84,400 photographs of the California coast are now online. Additional images from 1972, 1979, 1986, 1987, 1989, and 1993 are also online.
California Seafloor Mapping Reveals Hidden Treasures
From the USGS Sound Waves monthly newsletter
Sea otters promote recovery of seagrass beds
U.C. Santa Cruz Newscenter
Aquapedia.com, an interactive online water encyclopedia
A project of the Water Education Foundation, focused on California and the West
Webinars and online training
Communicating Climate Change: Effective skills for engaging stakeholders, partners and the public. February 4, Oakland
Presented by the Elkhorn Slough Coastal Training Program
For more news and resources applicable to all PCJV partners, visit the PCJV home page
California PCJV Coordinator
Department of Wildlife
Humboldt State University
1 Harpst St.,
Arcata, CA 95521
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