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Why We Need Working Floodplains February 22 2018 Floodplains are hard-working landscapes when they’re allowed to “act naturally.” An expert interview looks at efforts to get them working again.
Jay Lund Elected to National Academy of Engineering February 16 2018 Lund—an adjunct fellow at the PPIC Water Policy Center—was chosen for his work on California water.
Governor’s Budget Banks on Voters Passing Water Bond February 7 2018 To pay for most of the water initiatives in his proposed budget, the governor is banking on voters approving a $4 billion parks and water bond.
Building Community to Support Healthy Forests February 1 2018 An all-hands-on-deck approach is needed to improve the health of California’s headwater forests. Local agencies can help foster cooperative efforts.
Farming Wetlands to Grow Birds January 24 2018 California has lost 95% of its natural wetlands. Managing what’s left is complicated by inadequate water and infrastructure.
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