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Our Federal Science Agencies Are in Mortal Danger

Our Federal Science Agencies Are in Mortal Danger Whether by strategy or ineptitude or both, the Trump administration is starving them of the expertise they need to fulfill their essential functions  Andrew A. Rosenberg, Kathleen Rest Our national political landscape…

 

Why we need to go local on water

“Right now, if an earthquake severed our connection to the L.A. Aqueduct, the State Water Project or the Colorado River Aqueduct, we would quickly be in dire straits. With a local supply portfolio — balanced between recycled water, captured stormwater,…

 

California Leads in Climate Change Issues

From our Friends at Legal Planet: CLEE Launches California Climate Policy Dashboard Posted on March 14, 2018 9:30 am by Ted Lamm The Center for Law, Energy and the Environment (CLEE) at UC Berkeley School of Law has launched the…

 

OPINION – Is Commercial Marijuana Good for Bennett Valley?

Our local government (Supervisors) could have created exclusion zones to protect neighborhoods and watersheds like other counties. What were they thinking? Like wine industry expansion, our neighborhoods and watersheds once again come in second place, while families are being priced out of the market…

 

Napa Sells its Soul to Developers

Same game play here in Sonoma County…..events are now “marketing” whether it’s weddings, business retreats or (you fill in blank)….supervisors just can’t say no. “….His main attention, though, goes to the gutting of the landmark agricultural preserve law that Napa County created…