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Meet Sarah Null, Newest PPIC CalTrout Ecosystem Fellow

Meet Sarah Null, Newest PPIC CalTrout Ecosystem Fellow

08/02/2021

Dr. Sarah Null is the latest appointed Public Policy Institute of California CalTrout Ecosystem Fellow. Sarah's work focuses on innovations for storing and utilizing ground and surface water to improve the health of ecosystems.

What It Means to Store Water for the Environment

What It Means to Store Water for the Environment

07/27/2021

Dr. Sarah Null is a PPIC CalTrout Ecosystem Fellow working to find out how best to protect vulnerable ecosystems and the water resources they rely on.

Wetlands are a Cost-Effective Way to Improve Water Quality Downstream of Agricultural Land

Wetlands are a Cost-Effective Way to Improve Water Quality Downstream of Agricultural Land

07/12/2021

Research coauthored by Drs. Patrick Belmont and Peter Wilcock highlights the importance of fluvial wetlands in slowing the flow of sediment and fertilizer pollutants.