Category Archives: Environment

Last mothball fleet vessel leaves Suisun Bay

Vallejo Times Herald, 07/26/2017 With the departure Tuesday of The Cape Borda (AK 5058) from the Suisun Bay Reserve Fleet, the last of the National Defense Reserve Fleet non-retention vessels will have left the area, Department of Transportation officials said. The ship, which is scheduled for dry-docking at Mare Island Dry Dock, brings to 57…
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Cullinan Ranch Tidal Restoration Project

Cullinan Ranch is situated in the Napa River delta and was once a network of deep water channels and vegetated marsh plain. A century of active farming has caused the land to sink as the rich organic soils of the marsh dried out, oxidized and literally blew away in the wind. Currently the site has…
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