Tag Archive: agrictulture

Mar 11 2013

A Few Good Reads (3/11/13): Proposed Dam in Alaska, Realities of Managing the Delta

This week: The economic and environmental challenges of a proposed dam in Alaska, some realities of managing the San Joaquin/Sacramento Delta, restoring the Muddy River in Boston, and pondering lost urban rivers. Proposed Dam Presents Economic and Environmental Challenges in Alaska (NY Times) But in Alaska, where natural energy resources and wildlife are both foundations …

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Apr 02 2012

A Few Good Reads (4/2/12): Another Dam on the Yangtze

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This week: Yet another dam on the Yangtze in China, two very different opinions on the CVFPP (I agree more with the first post but the second article is still worth reading), an amazing live map of the wind in the U.S., and the cost of a disengaged employee. China to flood nature reserve with …

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Feb 27 2012

A Few Good Reads (2/27/12): CVFPP Impact on Farms

This week: Final year of the river video from American Rivers, CVFPP impact on farms, the bare levee policy in California, NOAA breaking ground on new water center, and some tips on how to fight work burn out. ┬áCommentary: Board needs to hear about flood plan [CVFPP] impact on farms (AgAlert) Of this approximately 40,000-acre …

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