Town Square

Post a New Topic

Beavers may help lessen damage from drought, Stanford research finds

Original post made on Nov 29, 2022

Climate-driven droughts that create water-quality issues are proving to have a formidable foe: beavers.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Monday, November 28, 2022, 3:35 PM

Comments (1)

Posted by Your serious
a resident of Portola Valley: Los Trancos Woods/Vista Verde
on Nov 29, 2022 at 12:59 pm

Your serious is a registered user.

where can we see beavers in our area? This is an interesting article. I'd love to see one of their damns! And them of course. I saw a gigantic damn in Alaska years ago and it looked like a beaver hotel, it was huge and there were so many beavers swimming in and out. Thanks for this! JoAnn

Don't miss out on the discussion!
Sign up to be notified of new comments on this topic.


Post a comment

In order to encourage respectful and thoughtful discussion, commenting on stories is available to those who are registered users. If you are already a registered user and the commenting form is not below, you need to log in. If you are not registered, you can do so here.

Please make sure your comments are truthful, on-topic and do not disrespect another poster. Don't be snarky or belittling. All postings are subject to our TERMS OF USE, and may be deleted if deemed inappropriate by our staff.

See our announcement about requiring registration for commenting.

Stay informed.

Get the day's top headlines from Almanac Online sent to your inbox in the Express newsletter.

State Street Market plans overhaul of its eateries as it cuts ties with Bon Appétit, triggering layoffs
By The Peninsula Foodist | 11 comments | 3,988 views

Doing more with the natural spaces we have
By Sherry Listgarten | 6 comments | 2,555 views

How to Replace a Dry Red - Dry January Ends
By Laura Stec | 10 comments | 1,513 views

“ . . . We have no way of knowing when our time is up . . .”
By Chandrama Anderson | 1 comment | 1,424 views