Section 401 Water Quality Certification Public Notice

Reef Design Innovations for Living Shorelines Project


The San Francisco Region Water Quality Control Board is currently reviewing an application for the following project for water quality certification under Section 401 of the Clean Water Act. We encourage public comments on the proposed work, which will be considered in the decision on certification. You may submit comments on this project to the staff member below.


Project Name:

Reef Design Innovations for Living Shorelines Project
City/County:

Marin County
Comment Period:

6/3/2022 - 6/24/2022
Project Description:

The Reef Design Innovations for Living Shorelines project aims to develop and test new designs for oyster reef elements in a small-scale demonstration project at three sites in San Francisco Bay, with the goal of adding to the tools that can be used in nature-based shoreline adaptation projects.
Project Files:

Contact Staff for files
Staff Contact:

Agnes Farres
(510) 622-2401
Water Quality Control Board
1515 Clay Street, Ste 1400
Oakland, CA 94612