TITLE

Rebooting Urban Watersheds

AUTHOR(S)
Miller, Jeremy
PUB. DATE
June 2009
SOURCE
High Country News;6/8/2009, Vol. 41 Issue 10, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article provides information on the efforts of environmental activists in pushing the revitalization of dead creeks in San Francisco Bay Area, California. It mentions that several creeks have already been ignored and some of them became the dumping sites for urban garbage, particularly the Wildcat and Strawberry Creeks. Meanwhile, it notes the strategies and moves of several conservationists for the restoration of these water channels specially the amendment of the Clean Water Act of 1987 and the endeavors of the Urban Creeks Council.
ACCESSION #
42518918

 

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