Will California Squander or Protect It? aqualliance-conference-details-and-registration-form I hope you will attend AquAlliance’s prestigious conference that will be held on Thursday, November 17th and Friday, November 18th, 2016 at Sierra Nevada Brewing Company in Chico. The conference is tailored to reach policy makers, activists, academics, and agencies by providing valuable historical, scientific, legal, political, and … More AquAlliance Conference: Water for Seven Generations
http://www.forbes.com/sites/mallorypickett/2016/09/28/satellite-images-reveal-impact-of-almond-boom/#58b719e550db By Mallory Pickett Kelly Watson lives in Kentucky. She studies honeybees and pollination. She has no interest in wading into California’s water wars, in which farmers and thirsty almond crops are pitted against drought-conscious water conservation zealots. But when the results of her latest research are published, she will likely be involved whether she … More In The Midst Of Drought, California Farmers Used More Water For Almonds
http://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2016/09/19/patagonias-philosopher-king?mbi By Nick Paumgarten When Yvon Chouinard, the climber and environmentalist and the co-founder of the outdoor-apparel company Patagonia, spends days by himself at a house he owns in Moose, Wyoming, his wife, Malinda, the other co-founder, often sends mass e-mails to their friends, with the number of the landline there. “He likes phone calls … More PATAGONIA’S PHILOSOPHER-KING How Yvon Chouinard turned his eco-conscious, anti-corporate ideals into the credo of a successful clothing company.