News & Updates

July 3, 2019

Getting to Know You: David Tamayo

This month we are talking with David Tamayo, an environmental scientist for Sacramento County Department of Water Resources in their Stormwater Quality Section for almost 25 years. The Stormwater Section is tasked with monitoring the quality of water to minimize the pollutants that come off urban landscapes and flow into creeks and rivers. The Section […]

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June 5, 2019

Getting to Know You: Pamela Conrad

Introduction This month we are featuring Pamela Conrad, Principal at CMG Landscape Architecture in San Francisco and a 2018-2019 LAF Fellow for Innovation and Leadership.   Pamela says that she is “just a farm girl from Missouri” and that experiencing her connection to the natural world and the need to steward and care for it […]

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May 10, 2019

Executive Director Monthly Update – May 2019

Climate change news is everywhere, both about the devastation and the response to it. A UN Report released this week states that one million plant and animal species are now at risk of extinction. We know that eroded soil adds to the problem, and it is the reason we teach that healthy, living soils provide […]

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