Restoration at Work
Those traveling along SR37 have great views of wetland restoration at Cullinan Ranch. Why is so much dirt being moved?
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RestorationDecember 18, 2014
Sonoma Creek Marsh Enhancement Project is moving forward. No significant impact was determined for the plan. Read the report (pdf, 2.4 MB)
About the Complex
From sand dunes to salt marsh, from rocky, offshore islands to golden beaches, the San Francisco Bay Refuge Complex offers a glimpse into the biological treasures of the SF Bay & Monterey Bay areas.
San Pablo Bay is managed as part of the San Francisco Bay National Wildlife Refuge Complex.
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About the NWRS
The National Wildlife Refuge System, within the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, manages a national network of lands and waters set aside to conserve America’s fish, wildlife, and plants.
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- February 24, 2015
Take a guided walk on the Cullinan Trail to look for birds and hear about the new wetland. Date: April 5. More details
- February 24, 2015
Take a guided walk and learn about the restoration while enjoying the scenery. Date: May 23More details
Skaggs Island has a rich natural and military history. Call the Refuge Manager for a group tour of this fascinating piece of land the refuge recently acquiredRead More
On March 31, 2011, the former naval base was officially incorporated into San Pablo Bay NWR. A celebration with dignataries was held on June 28, 2011.Read U.S. Rep. Lynn Woolsey (CA) Stirring Words . . .
Easily identified when in flight by the white rump patch, the Northern Harrier often soars low over marshes and farmlands. Its facial feathers reflect sound, helping this raptor to locate its prey.
Page Photo Credits All photos courtesy of USFWS unless otherwise noted., Sunrise/Orien Richmond, Cullinan Ranch Unit/Aric Crabb, Shorebirds in Flight/Aric Crabb, Pickleweed/Angela Sanan, Northern Shoveler/Pelican Media
Last Updated: Feb 23, 2015