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Monday, November 6th, 2017

California Redistricting Panel Serves as Example for Other States

Members of the California Citizen’s Redistricting Commission went to Washington, D.C. in July 2017 to accept the Roy and Lila Ash Innovations Award for Public Engagement in Government for its California Redistricting Panel, which used Caliper’s Maptitude for Redistricting to draw its 2012 Congressional and State Legislative boundaries that have been recognized for effectively eliminating

Wednesday, February 24th, 2016

USCB Researchers Contribute to “Ecosystems of California”

With forests and farmland, mountains and desert and almost 900 miles of scenic coastline, California’s vast terrain is both dramatic and varied. The newly published “Ecosystems of California” (UC Press, 2016) provides a comprehensive synthesis of this biologically diverse state examining its myriad landscapes through multiple lenses: past and present, flora and fauna, aquatic and

Thursday, October 16th, 2014

Center for Santa Monica Bay Studies Launches Urban Coast Website

Los Angeles, Calif., Oct. 16, 2014—The Center for Santa Monica Bay Studies today launched UrbanCoast.org, a website that is now the hub for the Urban Coast journal. The site hosts all four of the previous issues, accessible in whole or by article, and offers a place for ongoing submissions to encourage current discussions about the

Wednesday, June 11th, 2014

Cal Water Taps Sanborn to Combat Severe Drought

Recognizing the dire consequences of the state’s ongoing drought, now in its third consecutive year, the California Water Service Company (Cal Water) selected The Sanborn Map Company (Sanborn) in a competitive bidding process to leverage its geospatial data collection and remote sensing expertise against the severe drought.

Tuesday, January 29th, 2013

Lawmaker Wants $80 Million for Earthquake Warning System

A group of California’s top earthquake experts announced an $80-million plan to build what would be the nation’s first earthquake early warning system. State Sen. Alex Padilla (D-Pacoima) is proposing a bill that would search for funding to pay for the installation and upgrade of underground sensors and other equipment to create the network. Read

Wednesday, June 27th, 2012

Climate Change to Lead to Increased Fire Activity

Climate change is likely to alter fire patterns around the world, including a potential increase in the number of fires for much of California in the next 30 years, according to a new study led by UC Berkeley researchers. The study, published in Ecosphere, modeled projected climate changes and how those changes would affect fire