Our Partners in Collaboration

Phase 1


Federal, state, and local agencies that manage land and/or contribute significant funds, materials or in-kind services to the project. Partners often contribute more than just funding – they provide labor, expertise, funding, materials and/or collaborative support to the project.

US Fish and Wildlife Service

California Department of Fish and Wildlife

California State Coastal Conservancy

U.S. Geological Survey

National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

Santa Clara Valley Water District

Alameda County Flood Control & Water Conservation District

US Army Corps of Engineers

Wildlife Conservation Board

Resources Legacy Fund


Foundations, governmental agencies, private companies and landowners, and non-governmental organizations that have contributed funds, materials or in-kind services to the project. Donors typically provide funding but not the kind of ongoing services or staff support that the Partners provide.

Hewlett Foundation

Packard Foundation

Richard and Rhoda Goldman Fund

Moore Foundation

Adobe Community Foundation


Cargill Salt

California Department of Water Resources

City of Menlo Park

City of San Jose

Ducks Limited, Inc.


Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District

National Fish and Wildlife Foundation Leopard Shark Account

Save The Bay



Other government agencies, non-governmental organizations, and, in some cases, individuals who have actively participated in the planning process.

Additional agencies that serve as members of the Regulatory and Trustee Agency Group:

Regional Water Quality Control Board

San Francisco Bay Conservation and Development Commission (BCDC)

Project Stakeholder Forum members:

Alviso Water Collaborative

Audubon Society, Santa Clara Valley Chapter

Bay Planning Coalition

Cargill Salt

Citizens Committee to Complete the Refuge

City of Hayward

City of Mountain View

City of Palo Alto

City of San Jose Department of Environmental Services

City of Sunnyvale

East Bay Regional Park District

Eden Shores Community

Federation of Fly Fishers - Northern California

Hayward Area Shoreline Planning Agency

Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District

NASA Ames Research Center

Office of Representative Mike Honda

Office of Senator Dianne Feinstein

Pacific Gas and Electric Company

Port of Oakland

Port of Redwood City

Ralph Johnson, retired, Alameda County Flood Control District

Recreational Boaters of California

Richard Santos, Santa Clara Valley Water District Director

San Francisco Bay Trail

San Francisco Public Utilities Commission

San Mateo County Mosquito and Vector Control District

Santa Clara Valley Open Space Authority

Save The Bay

Sierra Club, Loma Prieta Chapter

Federal and State Representatives with Districts Including the Project:

Office of Senator Dianne Feinstein

Office of Senator Barbara Boxer

Office of Representative Anna Eshoo

Office of Representative Mike Honda

Office of Representative Jackie Speier

Office of Representative Eric Swalwell

Office of State Senator Jerry Hill

Office of State Senator Bob Wieckowski

Office of Assembly Member Kansen Chu

Office of Assembly Member Rich Gordon

Office of Assembly Member Bill Quirk

Consultants & Scientific Organizations:

AECOM (formerly URS)

Center for Collaborative Policy


H.T. Harvey & Associates

McMillen, LLC

Moffatt & Nichol Engineers

San Francisco Bay Bird Observatory

San Francisco Estuary Institute

San Jose State University

Stanford University

Triton Marine Construction Corp.

UC Berkeley

UC Davis

University of San Francisco