Rising Reality

Rising Reality

San Francisco Chronicle Urban Design Critic John King explores the challenges posed by sea level rise in the Bay Area, from the perils facing San Francisco’s crumbling Embarcadero to the struggles to revive marshes and the creation of a small city on Treasure...
Work to save San Francisco Bay only just begun

Work to save San Francisco Bay only just begun

If you love the bay — and if you live in the San Francisco Bay Area, chances are you do — you need to know: We have work to do. Rising seas, a warming climate and extreme weather threaten to damage our bay shores, flood our urban communities, harm wildlife, pollute...
A Roadmap for Wetlands

A Roadmap for Wetlands

By the time this issue goes to print, you will hopefully have seen the new report, The Baylands and Climate Change: What We Can Do, released by the California State Coastal Conservancy. This notable report is an update to the 1999 Baylands Ecosystem Habitat Goals that...