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Equitable State Funding for School Facilities

By Julien Lafortune, Niu Gao

Mar 28, 2022 ... (1) Under limited circumstances (such as natural disasters or severe health and safety threats), school districts can get additional state ...


Advancing Ecosystem Restoration with Smarter Permitting

By Letitia Grenier, Stephanie Panlasigui, Crissy Pickett, Gokce Sencan

Climate change and accelerating biodiversity loss threaten to further disrupt these natural systems and the benefits they provide. While the state urgently ...

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Video: Preparing for the Next Wildfire Season

By Mary Severance

May 27, 2021 ... ... adapt to extreme heat, and build disaster-resistant communities. ... “Prescribed fire is a natural part of California's ecology; ...


Preparing for the Next Wildfire Season

... California State Senate District 3 (Napa) Jessica Morse, deputy secretary for forest and wildfire resilience, California Natural Resources Agency

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What Can California Prisons Do When Wildfires Close In?

By Heather Harris, Alexandria Gumbs, Joseph Hayes

Nov 13, 2020 ... In California, 24 prisons housing more than 65,000 inmates sit within five miles of fire hazard zones. Evacuating one or more prisons may ...

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Paying for Forest Health Projects

By Henry McCann

Sep 29, 2020 ... In the agreement, California Natural Resources Agency and USFS Region 5 (which covers California) each committed to treat 500,000 acres per ...

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How California’s Wildfires Are Changing

By Henry McCann

Sep 21, 2020 ... PPIC: What changes can help us avoid future wildfire disasters? CK: There is no silver bullet solution—many things need to happen for us to be ...