In 2010, KRCB is presenting the history and future of our beloved Bay in a new series called “Around the Bay with Will Travis,” who is the executive director of BCDC.
In Episode 1, Will talks about how his agency came into existence, after the public reacted to this 1959 report from the Army Corps of Engineers.
In Episode 2, Will addresses how the rising seas have already affected the Bay. This is a chart that illustrates his point.
In Episode 3, Will discusses the importance of levees and wetlands in the protection of our infrastructure.
In Episode 4, Will speaks about storms, floods, fires, droughts, and what could happen to our drinking water.
In Episode 5, Will comments on California’s past political leadership and what we can do in the future.