Stanford University’s antiquated Searsville Dam blocks approximately 20 miles of historic habitat for federally protected steelhead trout on San Francisquito Creek. It also dewaters the creek and degrades downstream water quality and habitat — which is designated “critical habitat” for steelhead.
Beyond Searsville Dam is a coalition advocating for the responsible removal of Stanford University’s Searsville Dam — while protecting creek-side communities, watershed health, and the San Francisco Bay.
They’re holding a benefit fundraiser which includes
Click here for details about the Beyond Searsville Dam fundraiser
Event: Beyond Searsville Dam’s Give A Dam! Benefit Dinner
Date: Thursday, December 1, 2011 from 6:30 PM to 10:00 PM (PT)
Where: Palo Alto, United States
Good for California Trout and Yvon to support this cause. Stanford needs to do the right thing and take out this old dam.
We agree. Hope to see you at the fundraiser. (Hey, if you’re not going to eat that desert, can we have it?)
I’m goin for sure and I think I’ll have to keep my desert. Jesse Cool is an amazing chef… her Flea Street Cafe is one of the best on the SF Peninsula.
See you there!