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Nov 30 2017 | ... & the West Blog, ... & the Best | Posts Recommended by the ... & the West Blog
This year’s massive West Coast fires have left an expanding list of environmental and political challenges; California gets an early Christmas present as statewide greenhouse gas emissions fall faster than expected; the Supreme Court will not reconsider a decision giving the Agua Caliente tribe groundwater rights; and more of the past week’s best western environmental journalism.

Nov 16 2017 | ... & the Best | Posts Recommended by the ... & the West Blog
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Stanford History Unfolds While ‘Walking the Farm’

Written in collaboration with the author Tom DeMund, our guide to the Stanford campus and beyond is now available for purchase.

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