Wetland Resources

image for wetlandsThis page includes fact sheets and presentations with information about wetlands and related topics. These materials provide answers to commonly asked questions related to the South Bay Salt Pond Restoration Project.

See DocumentsScienceProject Management, and Project Description for more information about the South Bay Salt Pond Restoration Project.

Common terms are defined in the glossary.

Fact Sheets


  • “South Bay Restoration: What We Can Learn From History” by Robin Grossinger, San Francisco Estuary Institute (PDF)
  • “Conceptual Models and Science Strategy” by Lynne Trulio, San Jose State University (PDF)
  • “Alternatives Formulation and Evaluation Methodology” by Michelle Orr and David Blau, Phillip Williams and Associates (PDF)

General Wetlands Information

Wildlife in WetlandsClapper Rail

Wetlands Resources for Teachers and Kids

Library Resources

In addition to these library resources, your neighborhood library is a good place to find various resources such as books, magazines, journal articles and videos on the various topics listed here.