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Where Water Flows

Where Water Flows

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Water going back into the watershed in a healthy way is very important to our everyday life. The different ways water returns to our rivers will be explained in this video. Tennis Wick the director of Permit Sonoma touches on land use and the differe...
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When the Waters Speak...

When the Waters Speak...

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Healthy riparian corridors engender biological diversity, mitigate against the impact of natural disasters, and help keep our drinking water clean and plentiful. The preservation of these vital areas is dependent on the continued cooperation between...
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What is a Watershed?

What is a Watershed?

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Bay Area Bountiful examines how watersheds form, what they look like, and how geology and topography influences the way water reaches the ocean.
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What Is Groundwater?

What Is Groundwater?

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There is more fresh water stored underground in Northern California than is accessible from surface water sources, such as lakes, rivers and streams. To understand just how essential groundwater is, we’ll need to learn about how it is stored in the e...
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Staying Grounded

Staying Grounded

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In 2014, California enacted the Sustainable Groundwater Management Act. This KRCB North Bay Bountiful production explores the ways in which the legislation will impact Sonoma County and its water supply.
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Where Does Our Drinking Water Come From?

Where Does Our Drinking Water Come From?

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Our use of water offers a special challenge to mankind as stewards of the Earth’s water supply. Through technology and engineering we have harnessed the power of nature to supply our own water needs. With that privilege comes responsibility. In order...
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Fish Ladder

Fish Ladder

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Water can only benefit people and wildlife if it is clean. Water free of toxins, from industrial waste and agricultural run-off, is needed to sustain life in our watersheds. The health of the fish in our rivers and streams is an indicator of water qu...
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Atmospheric Rivers

Atmospheric Rivers

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The meteorological phenomenon known as Atmospheric Rivers has a significant impact on the frequency and severity of floods and droughts in the North Bay. Advanced forecasting techniques currently being developed to monitor these storms could mitigate...
 

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