San Francisco’s Mission Creek is a 24 acre finger of Port land and tidal water within historic Mission Bay.  Though degraded for many years, the habitat is foraged by over 55 species of shorebirds and various marine animals.  Mission Creek Conservancy is a public benefit 501(c)(3) corporation, dedicated to preserving and enhancing the tidal community at Mission Creek.

                     Obscure adventure

                   Plunked near Townsend

                                     Like a bright dime in a storm drain.                   

                                                      --Sharon Skolnick