Tag: California

California’s forests are choking

CALIFORNIA, El Dorado County RCD — Sickly trees in the Sierra Nevada are coughing up CO2—not storing it…On the scene are Jim Branham, the executive officer of the Sierra Nevada Conservancy, and Mark Egbert, manager of El Dorado County Resource Conservation District…Carbon science is a relatively new way […]

Placer County Ag Tour to showcase rice industry

CALIFORNIA, Placer County RCD – Placer County is known for its Satsuma mandarins and boutique wineries. But its biggest crop is rice. This year’s Ag Tour on June 18 will showcase rice growers and methods they use to support wildlife and the environment. Placer Resource Conservation District Executive […]