California Landscape Conservation Cooperative: Supporting diverse and the thriving ecosystems through lasting conservation partnerships 
October 31, 2017 
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Happy Halloween from the CA LCC!

California Biodiversity Council Fall Meeting & Field Trip!

Registration Deadline November 3!
November 13-14, 2017
Hollister, CA

California Biodiversity Council's fall meeting will focus on Mainstreaming the Integrated Regional Conservation and Development Program, the schedule will include visits to conservation project sites.  Check out the updated meeting agenda!

Learn more & register here
$86.3 Million in Funding Available

Application Due: November 13,2017

$86.3 million is available, through the  Sustainable Groundwater Planning Grant Program,  for the planning, development, or preparation of groundwater sustainability plans. 
At least $10 million of that amount will be made available to projects that serve severely disadvantaged communities.
2nd International Smoke Symposium (ISS2)

November 14, 2017 
Long Beach, CA

Join researchers from the atmospheric sciences, the ecological sciences, mathematicians, computer sciences, climatologists, social scientists, health professionals, smoke responders and others to discuss the complex issues of wildland fire smoke and identify knowledge gaps and opportunities for innovation and development.

Protecting California's Water Future Symposium

November 15, 2017 
Los Angeles, CA

This symposium offers all those involved in water resources, management, conservation and sustainability, as well as environmental specialists and other stakeholders the chance to come together to discuss ways to overcome existing challenges in preparing for and responding to the state's extreme climate variability.
Video of the Week - A Creek Once More
A story of how a backhoe in a cattle pasture may change a region nearly three times the size of Connecticut.


Good Reads


Compassion, context, and solutions: Communicating about climate after Harvey - Climate Access

NOAA predicts it's third warm winter in a row - Wired
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