Rainfall to Groundwater Blog
What About This “Damn Tool”, Gov. Newsom?
Oaks As Threatened Catchment Keystones
Catchment Restoration for Biodiversity, Climate Change Resilience
Who Values Catchments More Than CA?
Why No Nature-Based Solutions for Inland CA Waters???
Newsom Administration – Progressive on Water?
Native Fishes Seek Cool Pools
How Does Groundwater Get There? Some Basics
Rational Way to Recharge & Cold Flows for Fish
Tale of Two Raindrops: A Pace Odyssey
Unlock Us Up
Ball and Chain & Other Links
DWR, Great Job on WAFR! Now Add R2G
Think Outside the Basin
How Watersheds Relate to Groundwater
Expand existing reservoir capacity non-structurally
Retention vs Detention Storage
Surface-Groundwater Systems in a Holistic Water Cycle
Plants in an Ecohydrology Context
Who owns the rainfall? A legal frontier?
What’s in it for steelhead & salmon?
For Vernal Pools?
What’s in this for water users?
What’s in it for ranchers?
Livestock Appellations for California?
Carbon Farming & Watershed Restoration
Why might farmers, others voluntarily relinquish riparian & floodplain lands?
What’s in this for Employment Prospects?
Collaboration & Play
Figure vs Ground
Reductionism vs Holism
Stream Networks vs Watersheds/ Catchments
“Water Yield” vs Baseflow Augmentation
Surface Water Diversions vs Baseflow Augmentation
California “Grasslands” vs. Altered State(s)
Anthropocentrism vs Ecocentrism
Domination vs Collaboration
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Hoppy Birdie, Miguel!
I celebrate with you!
Hugs (socially distant, of course), Verna