Due to human influence, three primary ingredients of wilderness fires are on the rise: the accumulation of biofuels in the forest, rising heat of the planet as a whole, and an ineffective political system of fire management.
Officials warn that next year’s cuts in water supply could go even deeper as severe drought grips nearly 90 percent of California. Residents of the North Coast and Bay Area conserved more than Southern Californians did.
The search is on to help California farmers find less-thirsty tree crops. But will the experiments come through in time as droughts intensify?
The Dry Creek restoration project is revitalizing habitat
for chinook salmon and steelhead trout.
Jessica Law became executive director of the Water Forum in January. Comstock’s spoke to Law about the group’s priorities as the region deals with another drought.
Growers’ groups voiced strong opposition, questioning the water board’s power to stop senior rights holders from pumping the water.
Gov. Gavin Newsom’s Executive Order N-82-20 aims to shift the approach toward proactive conservation of entire ecosystems.
Eight marchers crossed the Tower Bridge June 4 to join a rally in
support of a bill aimed at creating 1.5 million jobs in areas
such as clean energy, climate resilience and environmental
A startup incubator aims to bring a new generation of food and
agricultural technology innovators to the Yolo County
Here are four entrepreneurs who are transforming ideas of manufacturing for the well-being of the world.