Thoughts and Articles on Regionally Appropriate Landscape Architecture

The Politics of Water

Think all of the politicians, businesses + residents of California are working together to conserve water for the benefit of the State? You are wrong. This investigative story by the New York Times reveals what is going on behind the scene at California’s largest and most powerful water district.

El Nino + the Coast – What will happen this Year?

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) posted the following on their web site addressing the issue of coastal storm damage and flooding due to this years El Nino weather pattern. So along with the hoped for rain and easing of the 4 year drought are the counter point issues of flooding, runoff + landslides in fire scared areas.