Point Molate Community Plan by Point Molate Alliance

The Point Molate Alliance has formed to save Point Molate. CESP (including its members and supporters), Citizens for a Sustainable Point Molate, the Sierra Club, SPRAWLDEF and other groups and environmentalists and people concerned with open government have banded together under this new banner to preserve and protect the legacy that we all want to pass along to the next generations. To counter the housing-heavy visions for Point Molate put forth by the City’s consultants, the Point Molate Alliance developed The Community Plan as an alternative. Along with other ...

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CESP Summer 2018 Newsletter – Update August 2018

View CESP's updated Shore Lines newsletter featuring Point Molate, recent updates at the Albany shoreline, Zeneca site, Earth Day 2018, and special honors for CESP Board member Doris Sloan.   Click the image below to view the newsletter.  

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CESP held largest Visualizing Sea Rise Event. 300 plus people at the Albany Shoreline as part of Earth Day 2018.

Read more about CESP's Resilient Shoreline Program and the Visualizing Sea Level Rise Event here: https://eastshorepark.org/our-projects/the-resilient-shoreline/

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Earth Day 2018 Photo Gallery

Click the image below to view the Earth Day 2018 Photo Booth gallery.   Click the image below to view Earth Day 2018 event photos.  

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CESP recently tabled at Patagonia store in San Francisco to talk about sea rise to staff and customers. Great outreach event.

CESP tabled at the Patagonia Store in San Francisco on March 10, 2018, 12pm-2pm to talk about consequences of sea rise along our shoreline.

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Albany Neck and Bulb Bird Survey in partnership with Golden Gate Audubon

ALBANY NECK AND BULB BIRD SURVEY Citizens for East Shore Parks (CESP) and Golden Gate Audubon Society East Bay Conservation Committee (GGAS EBCC) collaborated to conduct a bird survey at the Albany Neck and Bulb July 2015 – June 2016. Click the image below to learn more about the Albany Neck and Bulb Bird Survey by CESP and Golden Gate Audubon Society.

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East Bay Times: SF Bay shoreline slowly sinking, areas at risk of major flooding as waters rise due to climate change

NEW STUDY SF Bay shoreline slowly sinking Areas at risk of major flooding as waters rise due to climate change By Paul Rogers, East Bay Times, March 8, 2018 progers@bayareanewsgroup.com   Major parts of San Francisco Bay’s shoreline are slowly sinking, a new scientific study has found, dramatically increasing the risk of billions of dollars of flooding in the coming decades as sea level rise continues due to climate change.   Much of the bay’s shoreline, because it is built on mud that compacts over time, is sinking at about 2 ...

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Thank You Clif Bar Family Foundation for Helping Us Launch the Resilient Shoreline Program

With the help of Clif Bar Family Foundation CESP launched its Resilient Shoreline Program in 2017. The Resilient Shoreline Program is a natural extension of CESP's 30-year effort to protect open space and develop a unified shoreline park along the Bay's eastern shoreline. The Resilient Shoreline Program increases public awareness about climate change and its impact on the Bay shoreline and organizes a coalition of public leaders to implement timely solutions that prioritize natural approaches to create a resilient shoreline. This campaign combines advocacy, ...

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East Bay Times: Sea level rise, flooding are focus of Berkeley event

A 2-meter sea-level rise would flood railroad tracks in Oakland and the Bay Bridge toll plaza, organizers say   This patch of wetlands is part of the Eastshore State Park that borders the San Francisco only on-ramp from Emeryville. (Laura Oda/The Oakland Tribune)   By TOM LOCHNER | tlochner@bayareanewsgroup.com | Bay Area News Group July 25, 2017 at 6:30 am   BERKELEY — The public is invited to make a statement dramatizing sea level rise at McLaughlin Eastshore State Park on July 29. “Visualizing Sea-level Rise,” scheduled ...

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Shorelines: News from CESP – Summer 2017

CESP mailed out the Summer 2017 Shorelines newsletter. The digital version is available to view here. You may also pick up a hard copy at an upcoming event: Visualizing Sea-level Rise Event Saturday, July 29, 9:30 am - 11:30 am McLaughlin Eastshore State Park, Berkeley at the corner of Frontage Rd. and University Ave.   Solano Avenue Stroll Sunday, September 10, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm Solano Avenue, Albany/Berkeley   Coastal Cleanup Saturday, September 16 More details to come.   Visualizing Sea-level Rise Event Saturday, October 7, ...

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