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Should California Restrict Building in High-Risk Fire Areas?

In her recent article, entitled “Fire Amnesia”, Felicity Barringer from the Bill Lane Center for the American West, argues that Californians are resistant to policies that would limit building in high-risk fire areas. KRCB’s Adia White spoke with Barringer about the role of local government in protecting communities from fire. (Image: Remains of a home in Paradise, CA. Credit: California National Guard.)



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Northern California Public Media’s Center for Environmental Reporting brings together television, radio, and digital reporting resources to cover the environmental issues important to the Bay Area. In addition, the Center mentors student reporters within a multi-media production unit to gain the…


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Board of Supervisors Approves $11 Million For Joe Rodota Trail Encampment

The Sonoma County Board of Supervisors approved over 11 million dollars last week to help shelter more than 200 residents camped along the Joe Rodota Trail. KRCB’s Adia White spoke with County Supervisors Lynda Hopkins and Susan Gorin about the plan. (Image: The Joe Rodota Trail. Credit: Wikimedia…

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