WRA, Inc. Welcomes Lisa Hulette, Resiliency Policy and Funding Director

WRA, Inc. is pleased to welcome Lisa Hulette as Resiliency Policy and Funding Director. Ms. Hulette has led teams and coalitions that have successfully secured over $220 million in grant funds for natural hazard mitigation and resource conservation projects in California. She brings new grant writing and funding support services to WRA’s resilience planning, design, … Continue Reading »

What Is “Blue Carbon”?

By Liz Allen Giant kelp (Macrocystis pyrifera) in Monterey, CA. By now, the concept of planting trees to offset carbon emissions is familiar to most. Through photosynthesis, trees absorb carbon dioxide from the atmosphere to form the sugars they need to grow, offsetting the carbon dioxide pollution in the air. The same concept applies to … Continue Reading »