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Nest in a Salt Marsh, San Francisco Bay
Nest in a Salt Marsh, San Francisco Bay
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Title: Nest in a Salt Marsh, San Francisco Bay

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In San Francisco Bay, a 15,000-acre tidal wetland restoration project is relying on USGS ecological and hydrological science to inform its planning phases and actions -- actions that will provide America's Silicon Valley with natural flood control, recreational access and wildlife habitat in the coming decades.

Location: San Francisco Bay, CA, USA

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Photographer Organization: U.S. Geological Survey


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