This book could not have been possible without the gracious sponsorship and support of the following organizations:

National Audubon Society
The Bay Institute of San Francisco
The Resources Legacy Fund on behalf of the David and Lucile Packard Foundation
Furthermore: a program of the J.M. Kaplan Fund
Director's Circle of the University of California Press Associates
The Mary A. Crocker Trust
The Fred Gellert Family Foundation
Alexander and Baldwin Inc.
Meadowsweet Dairy
Adobe Inc. All photographs processed with Adobe Photoshop®
Professor Harrison C. Dunning
Jack Beggs
Bill Booth

Acknowledgments posted on August 30, 2005 in sponsors