Wednesday, April 2, 2014

Agenda Items for April 3, 2014 Meeting
7:30 pm, Papas & Pollo, Sebastopol, CA

Welcome/ Opening Comments
  • Announcements or agenda additions & changes
  • Budget Status (Spencer)

North Salmon Creek Access Trail Restoration Update
  • Results of March 7th onsite meeting to finalize plans with Sonoma County Water Agency, Russian River Watershed Protection Committee, Sonoma Coast Surfrider, and Stewards of the Coast and Redwoods

County Styrofoam Ban
  • Promoting idea of expanding the current limited ban of styrofoam

Iron Rangers Update
  • Sonoma Coast item may be scheduled for May CCC hearing in Marin
  • Coordination of multiple organizations into united front for presenting to CCC

Gleason Beach Realignment Project
  • Project likely to affect Scotty Creek (Omars), EIR by Caltrans is pending

Upcoming Events
  • Earth Day Cleanup Sonoma Coast State Park, Saturday April 12th, 9 to 12:30 pm (meet at Visitor Center in Jenner)
  • Memorial Day Beach Clean-Up May 26th at North Salmon Creek State Beach, 11 to 2 pm

Open Discussion and Closing Comments


Next Meeting Thursday May 1, 2014, Same Time, Same Place

Wednesday, March 5, 2014

Don't forget movie night!
Saturday, March 15 7:00pm to 9:00pm

March 2014 Agenda

Agenda Items for March 6, 2014 Meeting
7:30 pm, Papas & Pollo, Sebastopol, CA

Welcome/ Opening Comments
  • Announcements or agenda additions & changes
  • Budget Status (Spencer)

Iron Rangers Update
  • Sonoma Coast item may be scheduled for May CCC hearing
  • Coordination of multiple organizations into united front for presenting to CCC

Marine Protected Area (MPA) Collaborative
  • MPA Collaborative Implementation Project – Sonoma County
  • Chapter participation in county-wide collaboration of organizations through program managed by California Dept. of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW)
  • Develop marine protection/educational guidelines specific to our location and visitor base to meet the goals of the Marine Life Protection Act
  • Formation of local public-private partnership to leverage existing resources and streamline communication with CDFW for MPA project funding opportunities
  • First Sonoma County meeting was March 3rd

County Plastic Bag Ban Update
  • Foam ban in Sonoma County

Russian River Estuary Management Plan Update
  • SCWA Russian River Jetty Study – field investigation and monitoring well installation begins March 6th

RRWPC/SCWA Settlement Update
  • North Salmon Creek State Beach access trail restoration - onsite meeting scheduled for March 7th to finalize plans
  • Sonoma County Water Agency, Russian River Watershed Protection Committee, Sonoma County Water Agency, Sonoma Coast Surfrider, Stewards of the Coast and Redwoods are all stakeholders in the process

Upcoming Events
  • Storm Surfers” Movie Night Saturday March 15th at Bodega Bay Community Center 7 - 9 pm
  • Memorial Day Beach Clean-Up May 26th

Open Discussion and Closing Comments


Next Meeting Thursday April 3, 2014, Same Time, Same Place

Friday, February 28, 2014

2014 Schedule of Events 
Hello all, We are currently working on a new schedule of events for 2014. As someone pointed out, the "events" link is not working at this time.
We are sorry for the delay. We will try to get a schedule up after the March 6  meeting.
Thank you for your patience.