On March 11th, 2015, we were invited for a tour of the Newby Facility. Here are our notes from the tour. Also in the doc, you can access photos and a video.
Salt Marsh Walk
Visitor Center, Fremont
- Sunday, March 29, 10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Sunday, April 19, 10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Sunday, May 10, 10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Take a walk with docent Gregg Aronson around the wetlands of the wildlife refuge and learn about their history. See examples of salt collection ponds and learn what is being done to convert them back to their original, natural salt marsh state. Hear how wildlife is affected by the two types of habitat, and why it is important to control the rate of conversion from salt ponds back to the salt marshes. Binoculars and/or a camera are recommended. Register at http://marshwalk.
Milpitas Stop Odor Weekly Meeting. Everyone is welcomed!
Time: Mar 18th, Weds, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
Meeting Location: (not finalize) Barbara Lee Senior Center (room TBD). Next to Milpitas City Hall.
Address: 40 North Milpitas Boulevard, Milpitas
I. Report from the BAAQMD Meeting on 3/11
a. What happened
b. What we learned
II. Preparation for the Community BAAQMD Meeting
a. What is our goal
b. How do we accomplish our goal
III. What happens after the May 6th San Jose City Council Hearing.
a. Win or Lose: How do we deal with the odor issue for the next 5 – 7 years (minimum).
i. Sensors placed in the community
ii. Odor study
Bay Area Air Quality Management District (BAAQMD) is Hosting a Public Meeting
Address: 939 Ellis St, San Francisco, California 94109
Time: 10:30am – NOON
Bay Area Air Quality Management District, Stationary Source Committee Meeting.
Agenda Item 4: Odor Issues and Subsequent District Actions in the Milpitas Area.
The Committee will receive an update on odor issues, and Subsequent District actions in the Milpitas area.
Please submit written comments to firstname.lastname@example.org at least 24 hours in advance of the meeting. All correspondence must be addressed to the “Members of the Stationary Source Committee”
ABSTRACT FOR 2006 LANDFILL METHANE OUTREACH CONFERENCE
The Landfill Gas Energy Recovery Hoax
by Peter Anderson, Executive Director
CENTER FOR A COMPETITIVE WASTE INDUSTRY