Group Initiates Lawsuit To Stop Corps of Engineers from Stripping Levees(SF Bay Area Indymedia Newswire)

SF Bay Area Indymedia Newswire writes:
“There’s little proof that trees threaten levees in California,” said Jeff Miller, conservation advocate for the Center for Biological Diversity. “In fact, research shows that trees can strengthen levees, and a scientific review by the Corps last year determined that some vegetation may help stabilize them.”


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: