Public comment period extended for San Joaquin Valley conservation plan

The California Department of Fish and Game announced the public comment period for the draft conservation strategy related to the Sacramento Valley, San Joaquin Valley and Delta has been extended to 15 days.

The draft report will now be available for public review and comment until Sept. 6. The document identifies biologically promising ecosystem restoration opportunities in the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta Ecological Management Zone and the Sacramento Valley and San Joaquin Valley regions, and it provides the rationale for restoration actions specific to each of these areas.

The draft report is available on the DFG website at www.dfg.ca.gov. Comments can be emailed to cdibble@dfg.ca.gov. All comments submitted by the due date will be considered as the report is finalized.

-- Sun-Star staff