Current drought conditions are bad, but they are likely to spur even more water-saving innovations and policy reforms in the future.
Exhaustive environmental reviews and litigious environmental activists delay, and sometimes prevent, urgently needed forest restoration projects.
A thoughtfully tailored permitting reform bill can provide a boost to the environment.
An undergrowth of red tape and litigation stands in the way of the Biden administration’s 10-year forest-management plan.
The destruction of sequoias in recent years must serve as a wake-up call to the need to reduce the risk of catastrophic wildfires.