News and Notables

Mar-22-14 | Events and Appearances

SFEI scientists are participating in two sessions at the 2014 Salmonid Restoration Federation conference

Mar-08-14 | Media

RMP Scientist Meg Sedlak is interviewed for a San Francisco Chronicle article about PFOS, the primary ingredient in Scotchgard, which is found in high concentrations in San Francisco Bay seals.

Mar-06-14 | Publications and Reports

The Regional Monitoring Program for Water Quality in the San Francisco Bay (RMP) recently published a report that summarizes a series of monitoring and research projects that have investigated the impacts of PBDEs in San Francisco Bay.

Mar-04-14 | Events and Appearances

The award honors those who have significantly increased the public's understanding of, and concern for, the San Francisco Bay-Delta Estuary.

Feb-04-14 | Miscellaneous | Featured

An exciting opportunity to lead the San Francisco Estuary Institute/Aquatic Science Center, a respected scientific organization whose opinion is sought out by decision-makers across the state. The original filing deadline has been extended - the position is open until filled.

Feb-02-14 | Publications and Reports

An article coauthored by SFEI staff on PCB concentrations used in caulking was recently published in Environment International.

Feb-01-14 | Media

Join Robin Grossinger as he describes Flood Control 2.0 and how bay area environmental organizations are rethinking the way that flooding is controlled around San Francisco Bay.

Feb-01-14 | Publications and Reports

RMP monitoring of mercury in small fish in the Bay has resulted in several journal publications, the latest just appearing in Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry.

Jan-23-14 | Media

The San Francisco Estuary Institute (SFEI) welcomes you to submit a response to this Request for Proposals (RFP) as part of a competitive bidding process. SFEI is seeking a qualified consultant to help the organization meet its communications goals for the next year. Qualified individuals should read the RFP carefully to ensure that all of the requested elements are successfully submitted.

Jan-13-14 | Miscellaneous

SFEI board appoints Jim Kelly as the new Interim Executive Director.

Jan-06-14 | Archive

The first ever compilation of research focused on sediment transport in the San Francisco Bay coastal system was published in November as a special issue of the journal Marine Geology

Nov-30-13 | Media

David Senn is quoted in an article about microscopic plant life in the bay.

Nov-01-13 | Publications and Reports

This RMP publication was distributed as an insert in the October 2013 issue of Estuary News, published by the San Francisco Estuary Partnership. The article summarizes the history of the RMP and describes how the Program has evolved over the past 20 years.

Oct-30-13 | Publications and Reports

The RMP has released the 2013 edition of The Pulse of the Bay. The theme of this edition is Contaminants of Emerging Concern. The report includes profiles of the CECs of greatest concern, summarizing information on their use, properties, recent findings from monitoring in the Bay and elsewhere, and developments in management.

Oct-29-13 | Events and Appearances

This year, the RMP Annual Meeting will be held in conjunction with the San Francisco Estuary Partnership's biennial State of the Estuary Conference. The conference will be held at the Oakland Marriott in downtown Oakland on October 29th and 30th. The theme for the two-day meeting is “20/20 Visions – Past Reflections, Future Directions.”