Join us for
Mon., March 7, 2016 Shoreline Advocates Get-Together
Water, watersheds, restoration activists, groups, professionals
sharing information and ideas on cooperation
Shorebird Park Nature Center, 160 University Ave., Berkeley (directions here)
10:00 am – 12:30 PM
10:00 am Brief introduction, plan for the day
10:05 am Round-table introductions and updates, including brief report on Sausal Creek Dimond Park restoration. What is your group doing?
10:30 am Briefing on the June vote on a parcel tax for Bay restoration -- how groups can support. Jessica Reynolds, Measure AA Campaign coordinator, Reynolds Strategies
11:05 am Break/Refreshments
11:15 Briefing on Stormwater financing initiative: How can local governments pay to handle floods and runoff pollution? How groups can support – Mitch Avalon, Consultant with Contra Costa County Public Works Department, developed the 50 year plan for restoring Contra Costa watersheds
11:50 am Break
12:00 am Helping nature with cell phones -- Bioblitzes, mapping invasives, more. – Interactive conversation led by Ralph Boniello and Susan Schwartz, Friends of Five Creeks and Patty Donald, Shorebird Park Nature Center
12:25 pm Concluding remarks
12:30 pm Wrap up
Please RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org. Also: Check out our new Shoreline Advocates Meetup Group!
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