Delta Conservancy Board Meeting – April 26, 2017
The next Conservancy Board meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, April 26, 2017 from 9:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. at the Conservancy’s office in West Sacramento.
The agenda includes a request for approval of staff recommendations for the second solicitation cycle of the Proposition 1 Grant Program and a request for approval to post the public draft of the Conservancy’s 2017 Strategic Plan. The agenda and board materials are now posted and can be found here.
Delta Waterways Cleanup – April 29, 2017
Online Registration for the Delta Conservancy’s Delta Waterways Cleanup for Creek Week is now open! This year’s cleanup is on April 29th from 9 am -12 pm and there are two sites to choose from: Lower Morrison Creek or on Sherman Island. Help keep plastics and other litter out of the Delta’s waterways by signing up here!
Winter 2017 Conservancy Newsletter Now Available!
The Conservancy’s Winter Newsletter is now available and can be found here. The newsletter includes updates on the first sign postings of the Delta MERP Program, the Conservancy’s Strategic Plan, and the Proposition 1 Grant Program, among many others!
Flooding in the Delta
Over the weekend of February 10, 2017, a massive storm caused significant levee damage on Tyler Island and at McCormack-Williamson Tract. The following videos of the flooding and levee repair were provided by Judah Grossman of The Nature Conservancy.
Levee Repair at Tyler Island
Levee Breach at McCormack-Williamson Tract