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.”

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