Welcome Back to the Bay!

5bWe are ten years into a 50-year restoration project along the San Francisco Bay — Salt flats are being returned to their natural state (0r as natural as we can make them). Wetland restoration continues on an area the size of Manhattan island. All of this is in the middle of Silicon Valley. There are three areas, Eden Landing, Ravenswood, and Alviso, on the South Bay, two of which I’ve visited. Here are some photos from yesterday’s visit to Don Edwards National Wildlife Refuge (in Alviso) where I saw numerous birds including several phalaropes.

 

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Follow this link for some really good photographs of Drawbridge.

Abstraction Meets Reality Along the San Francisco Bay

Oliver Klink_Hayward Shoreline Interpretive Center

Iceland, Antartica, lepoard sharks and Pacific Staghorn sculpins are all in one place, right here in California’s East Bay: http://www.drosteeffectmag.com/55-images-sea-level-rise-abstraction-meets-reality/

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Photo credit, Oliver Klink, photographer

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