Did you know that over 40% of Bay Area lands are farms and ranches? That's a pretty big number, right? One of the many reasons why it's 40% is because of the Bay Program of the Coastal Conservancy.
Projects and organizations that have benefited from the Coastal Conservancy's support of local farms include Marin Agricultural Land Trust, EcoVillage Farm, Brentwood Agricultural Land Trust, participants in the Fish Friendly Farming Environmental Certification / Napa Green Program, and more.
Read more about what the Coastal Conservancy has done to feed us all in their 15th Anniversary report.
This year we're celebrating 15 years of the Bay Area Program of the Coastal Conservancy. The impact this program has had on the region is awesome. We'll be highlighting some of their work on this blog over the summer. Download their 15th anniversary report here and get the whole story all at once.
For hard copies of the report and questions about the Coastal Conservancy's work, please contact Amy Hutzel at ahutzel at scc.ca dot gov and 510 286 4180.