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A BayREN Labor of Love: 1940s Home Gets Energy Efficient Upgrade

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As real estate agents often say, every house has a story to tell. In a quiet community-driven neighborhood in Oakland, there's a 1940s home that has been given a new lease on life.

Introducing Jane Elias, BayREN’s New Program Administrator

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The Bay Area is renowned for its environmental leadership, and with the selection of Jane Elias as the Bay Area Regional Energy Network’s (BayREN) new Program Administrator, the region’s efforts on

San Francisco Bay, Other Estuaries, Get Big Boost

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The Protect and Restore America’s Estuaries Act, a bill reauthorizing and expanding the National Estuary Program (NEP) was signed into law this week. The bill, which passed Congress with bipartisan

San Francisco Estuary Partnership Notes 2020 Highlights

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The San Francisco Estuary Partnership is taking stock of milestones achieved during 2020. Despite the challenges imposed by the pandemic, partnerships throughout the region brought results that serve

Bay Day Trail Challenge Starts Thursday

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Save The Bay is celebrating its 5th Annual Bay Day with a month-long Bay Day Trail Challenge in October. Starting October 1, take the Bay Day Trail Challenge and pledge to walk, run, bike, wheel, or

Fishy Focus: Latest Edition of San Francisco Estuary Magazine is Out

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The latest issue of ESTUARY News is out and has a fishy focus: There is a summary of 12 years of research on the fish-friendly Yolo Bypass, and a profile of a man who has spent a lifetime helping fish

National Estuaries Week is Now

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September 19 - 26 marks the annual National Estuaries Week aimed at drawing attention to the vital bodies of water locally and around the nation. Locally, look here for posts about the week. You can