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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RestorationMarch 15, 2010
Levees at Tubbs Islands have been breached to create wildlife habitat. Five years of monitoring begins!Learn More
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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- January 20, 2014
Public comments are requested for the proposed Sonoma Creek Marsh Enhancement Project. Comment period is open Jan 21-Feb 19, 2014.Learn more
- March 19, 2012
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
- June 28, 2011
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, Egret/Aric Crabb, Pickleweed/Angela Sanan, Northern Shoveler/Pelican Media
Last Updated: Mar 20, 2014