10:00 - 12:00 - Teleconference

Meeting Agenda

San Francisco Bay Restoration Authority Advisory Committee Meeting

May 14, 2021, 10 am – 12 pm

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TELECONFERENCE INFORMATION: Pursuant to Executive Order N-29-20 issued by Governor Gavin Newsom on March 17, 2020, certain provisions of the Brown Act are suspended due to a State of Emergency in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Consistent with the Executive Order, this Authority meeting will be conducted by teleconference and internet, with no public locations. Members of the public may dial into the teleconference and view the presentation on the internet via Zoom with the following steps:

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  1. Call to Order  

Jessica Martini-Lamb, Chair 


  1. Determination of Quorum  

Laura Hollander, Clerk of the Advisory Committee 


  1. Public Comment  


  1. Approval of Advisory Committee (AC) Meeting Minutes of November 13, 2020 (ACTION)  

Item 4Draft Meeting Minutes for November 13, 2020 and Appendix A: Presentation  Summaries 


  1. Chair’s Report from April 16, 2021 Governing Board Meetings (INFORMATION) 


     6. Wetlands Regional Monitoring Program – Briefing and Draft Proposal (INFORMATION) 

Caitlin Sweeney, San Francisco Estuary Partnership 

Melissa Foley, San Francisco Estuary Institute 

Item 6:  Presentation on Wetlands Regional Monitoring Program


  1. Encinal Dune Restoration and Public Access Project Update (INFORMATION)  

Joe Sullivan, East Bay Regional Park District 

Item 7Presentation on Encinal Dune Restoration and Public Access Project 


  1. Grant Round 4 Overview (INFORMATION)  

Karen McDowell, Deputy Program Manager 

Item 8Overview of Round 4 Grant Recommendations and Summary Table 


  1. Community Grants Program Update (INFORMATION)  

Linda Tong, Project Manager 

Item 9Update on Community Grants Program 


  1. Announcements (INFORMATION) 


  1. Public Comment  


  1. Adjourn  



Note: Agenda items may be taken out of sequence at the discretion of the Advisory Committee. Any person who has a disability and requires reasonable accommodation to participate in this public meeting should contact Taylor Samuelson no later than five days prior to meeting. Questions about the meeting or agenda can be directed to Taylor Samuelson at Taylor.Samuelson@scc.ca.gov