About  The CalCoast™ Wave
The California Coastal Coalition (CalCoast™) publishes  The CalCoast™ WAVE  weekly without charge to readers around the world. We have been publishing a weekly e-newsletter since 1997 and we now reach more than 3,200 readers. Each edition of  The CalCoast™ WAVE  includes important news articles and op-eds, as well as announcements about grants, fellowships, conferences, meetings, and employment opportunities. We encourage readers to forward  The CalCoast™ WAVE  to friends and colleagues and to send us news tips, announcements, events, and employment opportunities. 
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Editor's Notes:

Our best wishes go out to any readers affected by Hurricane Dorian, especially those in the Bahamas.
The last day for any bill in the California Legislature to be passed during the current session is Friday, September 13.  Bills that pass will move to the Governor's office, where Governor Gavin Newsom will have until October 13 to act upon them. We will post a legislative update in the coming weeks.
Highlights from the Articles and Content Below:
  • Senator Bates calls for federal and state assistance to prevent coastal bluff tragedies
  • Federal EPA fines Suisun Marina for lack of spill plan
  • Bill to Create Statewide Database of Land Available for Development Goes Before the Assembly
  • Making California's Water Supply Resilient
  • San Diego County beefs up water-quality testing at beaches with focus on South Bay shorelines
  • Earthquake fault long thought dormant could devastate L.A.
  • Brooklyn neighborhood is rising after Sandy devastation, but so are the tides
  • Democrats propose spending trillions to fight climate change


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Climate Change & Environmental News

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You have received this e-newsletter from the California Coastal Coalition (CalCoast™), a non-profit advocacy group comprised of 35 coastal cities; five counties; SANDAG, BEACON and SCAG; private sector partners and NGO's, committed to protecting and restoring California's coastline through beach sand restoration, increasing the flow of natural sediment, wetlands recovery, improved water quality, watershed management and the reduction of marine debris and plastic pollution. When possible, we try to post articles that are not protected by pay walls.  
Steven Aceti, JD
Executive Director,  
California Coastal Coalition

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