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California Water Plan 2013: Mountain Counties Regional Report$0.00
California Water Plan 2013: Mountain Counties Regional ReportDepartment of Water Resources | October 30, 2014...Summary
As the State works to solve the water crisis in California, the potential for redirected impacts in the Mountain Counties Area is acute....
California’s Water: Protecting Headwaters$0.00
California’s Water: Protecting HeadwatersPublic Policy Institute of California | October 1, 2016...Summary
Mountainous regions provide most of the state’s water supply. But major problems loom— from a growing risk of wildfires to a shrinking snowpack....
Environmental Health Risks from Abandoned Mines in the Sierra Nevada$0.00
Environmental Health Risks from Abandoned Mines in the Sierra NevadaThe Sierra Fund | June 9, 2014...Summary
The widespread pollution from Gold Rush mining activities, including mercury, arsenic and lead, constitutes the oldest and longest neglected environmental justice problem in...
Forest Management (Resource Management Strategy)$0.00
Forest Management (Resource Management Strategy)Department of Water Resources | July 29, 2016...Summary
Forest lands in California, the majority of which are in the middle to high elevation foothills and mountains, produce a diverse array of...
Improving the Health of California’s Headwater Forests$0.00
Improving the Health of California’s Headwater ForestsPublic Policy Institute of California | September 18, 2017...Summary
California’s headwater forests are not thriving under current management practices, and changes are needed to make them more resilient to periodic drought and...
The State of the Sierra Nevada’s Forests$0.00
The State of the Sierra Nevada’s ForestsSierra Nevada Conservancy | October 2, 2014...Summary
There is a growing understanding that many Sierra Nevada forests are not healthy and that overgrown forests are susceptible to disease and intense...