The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine
Office of Congressional and government Affairs
At A Glance
 
 
Briefing
: Shellfish Mariculture in Drakes Estero, Point Reyes National Seashore, California
Dates:
Mon, May 4, 2009   331 Hart Senate Office Bldg. – 3:00 p.m.
Mon, May 4, 2009   2263 Rayburn House Office Bldg. – 4:30 p.m.

THE NATIONAL ACADEMIES
National Research Council
Division on Earth and Life Studies
Ocean Studies Board
Committee on Best Practices for Shellfish Mariculture and the Effects of Commercial Activities
in Drakes Estero, Point Reyes National Seashore, California
 
 
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Congressional Briefings


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Shellfish Mariculture in Drakes Estero, Point Reyes National Seashore, California
 
 
This new National Academies report assesses the scientific basis for the National Park Service’s presentations and report "Drakes Estero: A Sheltered Wilderness Estuary" on the ecological effects of the Drakes Bay Oyster Company operations on Drakes Estero, Point Reyes National Seashore, in California.
 
These series of briefings were for members of Congress and congressional staff only. The report was publicly released on May 5, 2009 and can be found, in its entirety on the Web site of the National Academies Press.