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Elkhorn Slough Foundation: Tidal Exchange

Members of the Elkhorn Slough Foundation receive our quarterly newsletter. Below you will find a selection of articles from past issues.

ESF Newsletter Spring 2012Featured article: Greenhouse in Bloom
Tidal Exchange, Summer 2012

In the plant world timing is everything.  Temperature and moisture must be just right for plants to grow, and these criteria vary with the changing seasons.  For Stewardship Specialist Bree Candiloro, this means paying careful attention to the natural world around her... Read more.

ESF Newsletter Spring 2012Featured article: Managing the Land
Tidal Exchange, Spring 2012

When you think of protecting a watershed, you might think of the work the Foundation does daily.
Read more.

ESF Newsletter Summer 2009Featured article: Quality of Life
Tidal Exchange, Summer 2011

Monitoring water quality here at Elkhorn Slough.
Read more.

ESF Newsletter Summer 2009Featured article: History Tells the Story of Changing Tides
Tidal Exchange, Winter 2011

The construction of the Parsons Slough sill is complete.
Read more.

ESF NewsletterFeatured article: From the Ridgelines to the Tide Lines
Tidal Exchange, Spring 2010

Land management requires forward thinking and takes great patience. It is an incremental process with results measured in years, not weeks or months.
Read more.

ESF NewsletterFeatured article: NOAA Leader Praises Elkhorn Slough
Tidal Exchange, Winter 2010

Each day Elkhorn Slough buzzes with excitement. Researchers collect water samples, school children explore the trails, and stewardship staff plant native grasses.
Read more.

ESF NewsletterFeatured article: Conserving Maritime Chaparral
Tidal Exchange, Summer 2009

Standing atop ESF’s Sala property, one is encircled by maritime chaparral. The healthy habitat includes a variety of manzanita species and provides an ideal home for birds, insects, and other small creatures. Read more.

ESF NewsletterFeatured article: 25 years of making the grade
Tidal Exchange, Spring 2009

The class watched in awe as a red tailed hawk soared above the Elkhorn Slough.  The hawk swooped and glided across the clear blue sky. Just a few hours later a Cladonema radiatum, a tiny jellyfish, floated by... Read more.

ESF NewsletterFeatured article: Where We Stand on Land
Tidal Exchange, Winter 2009

Since late 2007 the Elkhorn Slough Foundation completed the protection of seven additional properties (268 more acres) in the Elkhorn Slough watershed. Each acquisition was uniquely structured with the goal of protecting land... Read more.

 

 

 

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