krcb header-tagline

Text Size

support krcb button 2

Coastal California Owes Much to its Famous Fog

Rolling coastal fog is part of the fabric of life near the Pacific Ocean.

These low, damp clouds cool the area, while supporting agriculture and wildlife. Researchers are now working on measuring the value of fog, even as climate change makes its future uncertain.  

 

Alicia Torregrosa, a physical scientist and fog researcher with the U.S. Geological Survey, recently discussed fog's ecological and economic importance in a talk title "The Value of Coastal Fog -- It's More Than Meets the Eye" at USGS headquarters. Watch the video online. 

Original Source

Aug 23

Assembly Extends State Climate Change Goals

An expansion of California’s climate change goals has cleared its most difficult obstacle in the state Legislature.
Aug 22

Suzanne Ciani’s Musical Odyssey

Bolinas-based composer Suzanne Ciani has achieved success and earned five Grammy nominations for her New Age piano music – but her body of work goes far beyond that one category.
Aug 22

Counties Could Hold More All-Mail Elections

ALSO: More than 10-thousand firefighters in California continue to battle six large wildfires across the state.
Aug 22

New SSU President Opens the 2016 Academic Year

Dr. Judy Sakaki, the newly installed 7th president of Sonoma State University, greeted the campus community yesterday at the annual convocation, which marks the beginning of the new academic year.
Aug 21

Travelers to Zika Areas Need to Prevent Infection at Home

ALSO: The California Legislature voted to increase public records requirements for charter schools. Monday, August 22, 2016 Today's reporting by Ja'Nel Johnson and Ben Bradford.