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Signs of Life in Areas Hit by May Fires: UT San Diego Story


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A $50,000 fence is now up around a 60-acre land preserve along a busy Carlsbad street. Pricey, but it keeps people out. It’s the only way the property, charred four months ago in the Poinsettia fire, can heal and return to its lush — by California coastal standards — state. “It’s been working,” said Markus Spiegelberg, who oversees the small preserve owned by the nonprofit Center for Natural ...

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Comment Letter Submitted to City Council Regarding Alternative Compliance Program for Onsite Stormwater Structural Controls


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At the Escondido City Council meeting on August 6th, The Escondido Creek Conservancy (TECC) submitted a comment letter recommending that the City join with TECC to identify funding to complete watershed-wide hydrologic, hydraulic, sediment transport, and water quality analyses, as well as comprehensively model restoration alternatives for the Escondido Creek Watershed. TECC recently met with city staff to discuss different grant funding sources that may be available for this purpose. TECC is prepared to do the ...

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