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Candidates will be considered across a wide range of expertise including biology, ecology, and chemistry, as well as physical and social sciences. Applications are due to disb@deltacouncil.ca.gov by September 30, 2019 and must contain a letter of interest, a curriculum vitae, and a list of five references.

For the first time, the Delta Science Program and California Sea Grant are extending fellowship opportunities to students pursuing a master’s degree in addition to graduate students and postdoctoral researchers. A request for applications will be published in August 2019.

The Delta Interagency Invasive Species Coordination Team invites you to attend its August 29, 2019 symposium for presentations exploring the remote sensing tools and applications used in today's invasive species management in the Delta, as well as opportunities for the future. Pre-registration is required.

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There has been an ongoing conversation about the importance of thinking about the San Francisco Estuary holistically as a connected system, rather than siloing the Bay, Delta, and watersheds. The purpose of the Delta Science Program's upcoming brown bag seminar series, Integrating the Bay and Delta, is to contribute to that conversation about Bay-Delta linkages. Ongoing management efforts focused on water quality issues will be used as a way to explore the challenges and benefits related to thinking of the system as one.

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Coequal goals

The Delta Stewardship Council was created in legislation to achieve the state mandated coequal goals for the Delta. "'Coequal goals' means the two goals of providing a more reliable water supply for California and protecting, restoring, and enhancing the Delta ecosystem. The coequal goals shall be achieved in a manner that protects and enhances the unique cultural, recreational, natural resource, and agricultural values of the Delta as an evolving place." (CA Water Code §85054)