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Public Review Period Begins for Novato Alternatives Memo

The Draft Alternatives Technical Memorandum, which summarizes the development of and recommends a strategy for modeling alternatives for the Novato Watershed Hydraulic Study, has been released and public review of the memo has begun.

View the Technical Memo.

The public comment period closes on June 5, 2015. Please forward comments to Laurie Williams.

Fish Passage Program

fish passage

Restoring fish passage
through County structures remains a high priority for Marin County Public Works. Since 2005, eight barrier removal projects have been completed and four more are in the design phase.
Learn more.

 

NEW! Online Novato Watershed Tour

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The Novato Watershed Tour spotlights several of the locations identified through watershed studies as areas where projects could be implemented to reduce flooding and restore habitat. Ongoing studies this summer will further quantify the potential benefits of these solutions.

View the Watershed Tour

Novato Watershed Program Community Meeting May 14th

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Thanks for attending! The meeting was filmed by Novato Community TV; we will post links when the recording is available. See the Novato Watershed page for links to the presentations.

Marin Project Coordination Meetings

Image of the flyer for the Project Coordination Meeting.Marin County has monthly project coordination meetings to review and
guide projects through the environmental and regulatory permit process.

Find out more.

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High tides to watch

2015 dates with tides predicted to be at or above 6.5 feet:

May 17th; June 13th-15th; July 1st-3rd; July 11th-14th; July 29th-August 2nd; August 27th-30th; September 29th-30th; October 26th-29th; November 23rd-27th; December 21st-26th.

View NOAA's Tides & Currents website for more information.

CSMART West Marin Sea Level Rise Planning

Learn more at community workshops in Point Reyes Station, Stinson Beach

Saturday, May 30, 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. Point Reyes Station Dance Palace, 503 B Street, Point Reyes Station

Saturday, June 6, 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. Stinson Beach Community Center, 32 Belvedere Ave., Stinson Beach

View the press release.

Southern Marin Watershed Program Coyote Creek Meeting April 29th

Flyer for the Southern Marin Watershed Program.

Thank you for attending! The presentation and other meeting information is on the Southern Marin Watershed page.