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May 30, 2012
Leslie  Gordon (650) 329-4000 lgordon@usgs.govgov

Restoring the Wild Heart of South San Francisco Bay

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MENLO PARK, Calif. —May is American Wetlands Month. Hear how U.S. Geological Survey scientists are supporting the ongoing restoration efforts to improve South Bay wetlands for endangered species and migratory birds, as well as conducting studies to better understand this wetland ecosystem, and how adaptive management practices will be working over the coming decades to restore this area ­not only for wildlife, but also for improved public access and recreation.


Who: Laura Valoppi, USGS Western Ecological Research Center Lead Scientist for the South Bay Salt Pond Restoration Project

What: Illustrated lecture on the South Bay Salt Pond Restoration Project

When: Thursday, May 31, 2012
12:00 p.m.—Lecture preview for USGS employees and reporters
7:00 p.m.—Public lecture (also available, streaming over the Internet)

Where: U.S. Geological Survey
Building 3 Auditorium, second floor
345 Middlefield Road
Menlo Park, CA 94025

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