2024 PAI Cost Share Program Application Now Open

The Suisun Resource Conservation District (SRCD) is pleased to announce the release of the 2024 Suisun Marsh Preservation Agreement (SMPA) Preservation Agreement Implementation (PAI) Fund Cost Share Grant Programs. The PAI Program provides grant funding for activities...

Improving Hydrological Resiliency of Managed Wetlands in Suisun Marsh

The Suisun Resource Conservation District was awarded a $542,546 grant to improve hydrological resilience in Suisun Marsh from the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta Conservancy under the Proposition 1 Ecosystem Restoration and Water Quality Grant Program funded by the...

Nutria Identification

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Nutria Identification

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World Wetlands Day February 2nd

February 2nd marks the anniversary of the Convention on Wetlands which was adopted in Ramsar, Iran in 1971. The Ramsar Convention is an international treaty for the conservation and sustainable use of wetlands. Since that time, over 2,000 wetlands, encompassing more...

Causes of mortality of California Ridgway’s rails

Studies of California Ridgway’s rails in tidal marshes of San Francisco Bay indicated that predation accounted for 98% of mortalities and avian predators were responsible for 64%. More mortalities occurred on high tides during daylight hours. See Casazza et al. (2017)...