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Community Environment News

City passes new Climate Action Plan

On Tuesday, August 2nd, the City Council met to review and adopt the City of San Diego’s Climate Action Plan. The City passed the new CAP with the commitment to restore 700 acres of tidal wetlands! Thank you to all ReWild supporters for writing and calling in about this Climate Action Plan, it’s thanks to […]

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ReWild Needs Your Help

Tomorrow, August 2nd, City Council will be meeting to review and adopt the City of San Diego’s Climate Action Plan Update. This special session of City Council will begin at 2 PM, and the Climate Action Plan Update is agenda item 330. You can find the full agenda here. There are a few ways to […]

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KPBS Interview Helps Outline the Coalition’s Goals and the Need for Restoration in Our Mission Bay Park

Check out this KPBS interview that aired this week on the removal of dilapidated mobile homes from De Anza Point, and the much needed marshland restoration to follow. The interview helps to outline our ReWild Coalition’s goals for a greater audience, and highlights our need for restoration in Mission Bay!

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Now Get To Work, Campland

When the City postponed tidal wetland habitat restoration in the summer of 2019 and allowed the existing development to continue in the northeast corner of Mission Bay, deferring but not defeating ReWild, the Campland organization estimated 24 months to complete all the proposed De Anza changes in their 4-year lease. Now, nearly 3 years later, […]

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ReWild Updates: Welcome to our Newest Coalition Member!

Support for ReWild continues to grow! This month, the League of Women Voters of San Diego joined the ReWild coalition, bringing the Coalition to a total of 66 member groups. The League of Women Voters have been supporting informed and active participation in governmental affairs and policy change in San Diego since 1936. We’re excited […]

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Community Events

Campaign Strategy Training

On Tuesday, June 28th, members of the ReWild Coalition will be joining our Audubon Advocates for a training session with Pat Libby, a consultant specializing in helping non-profits and philanthropies carry out advocacy campaigns. Pat Libby has recently authored The Empowered Citizens Guide: 10 Steps to Passing a Law that Matters to You, and assisted San Diego Audubon […]

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City of San Diego Passes Proclamation Declaring Native Plant Week

Thank you to Councilmember Vivian Moreno, Councilmember Joe LaCava, and Mayor Todd Gloria for passing a Proclamation Declaring Native Plant Week in the city of San Diego! Native plants are good for birds and people. And, as the City themselves said, native plants help protect our water quality and increase “the resilience of our coastal […]

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ReWild Spotlight

Our partner at the American Academy of Pediatrics (California Chapter 3), Dr. Vi Nguyen, was recently featured on KPBS to talk about an upcoming exhibit at The Studio Door in Hillcrest: #WeBorrowTheEarthFromOurChildren. It’s a youth art exhibit featuring K-12 art on climate change, supplemented by professional work. It has a preview night tomorrow, April 7 […]

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ReWild Updates

Thank you to everyone that put in some time to comment on the City’s De Anza Natural plan in mid-February. The fact that the City has planned for wetland restoration in De Anza Cove—for the first time since it was carved out of Rose Creek’s wetland floodplain decades ago—shows that our research, outreach and hard […]

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Love Your Wetlands Day a Success

A huge thank you to everyone who stopped by Kendall-Frost Marsh Reserve on Saturday for our annual Love Your Wetlands Day celebration! This was our best-attended Love Your Wetlands Day ever, and shows the growing appreciation for how important our coastal wetlands are, and how much we need to prioritize their restoration. Hundreds of people […]