January 28, 2015 - The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has issued a revised draft report on the proposed enlargement of Shasta Dam, stating that it will harm salmon populations. The agency concluded that it cannot support any of the proposed action alternatives presented by the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation, which controls and...
My nephew Robert, a thoughtful and enthusiastic basketball player, raised the issue of players who intentionally break the rules out of sight of the referees and then say, “It ain’t a foul if the ref doesn’t call it.” Aren’t such … Continue reading →
By Kearsten Shepherd If you happen to have one of those pesky resolutions about not eating sugar, or deserts, or... read more
January 27, 2015 - A project that sought to build some 112 residential homes on land overlooking Lake Tahoe has been withdrawn from the review process. Instead, the project applicant will submit a revised project that does not include building resort residential homes in the Tahoe Basin and instead clusters all development into the...
Plumas County Fire Safe Council and Plumas National Forest plan on teaming up for Collaborative Forest Landscape Restoration
January 27, 2015 - The Plumas County Fire Safe Council, (PCFSC) has a well-established reputation for accomplishing projects designed to fulfill its mission, “To reduce the loss of natural and human made resources caused by wildfire through Firewise Community programs and pre-fire activities.” Since 2002, the PCFSC has helped proactive communities and landowners...
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