Supervisors Streamline Rules for Debris Flow Victims
Supervisors voted 5-0 to streamline permitting rules in wake of 1/9 Debris Flow
Homeowner Plans to Rebuilt, Despite Risks
A homeowner who lost almost everything wants to rebuild in a neighborhood where 11 people died on 1/9.
Unstable Mountains Remain Dangerous
A recent gathering of scientists and emergency personnel produced hard facts about the unstable mountains.
Not So Fast with Fast-Track Rebuilding, Leaders Tell the County
Not so fast with fast-track rebuilding, leaders tell the county
FEMA Establishing New 'Hazard Zones' and 100-Year-Flood Elevations
FEMA is establishing new 'hazard zones' and 100-year-flood elevations.
'I’ve Never Seen This Degree of Hazard,' Says Cal Fire Scientist
"I've never seen this degree of hazard," says Cal Fire scientist.
Very Low Evidence of Human Fecal Material in Surf Zone or Mud from Montecito
Very low to no evidence of human fecal material in the surf zone or the mud from Montecito, UCSB scientist says.
Cleanup Continues Following the Montecito Disaster
Cleanup continues following the Montecito disaster.
UCSB Looks for Human Source of Ocean Bacteria
UCSB is looking for a human source of ocean bacteria.
Environmental Planners Call it ‘Beach Nourishment’
Environmental planners call it “beach nourishment,” as the mud turns to sand.