A Man, A Plan, A Canal, Panama

A Tale of Two Watersheds

A Series of Unfortunate Events

To be a part of the Solution or a part of the Precipitate

To create durable systemic Solutions one must Precipitate well designed action.

For Context: Bear Creek Master Plan at www.ci.medford.or.us or download a local pdf file.













A relevant article in The Guardian I'm a scientist. Under Trump I lost my job for refusing to hide climate crisis facts by Maria Caffrey.






It All Started Here




RecentBurn2019
|⟵               1 Mile             ⟶|                 From 782 acres in 1974 to 2,418 acres today.                       640 acres = 1 mi2



Nebraska
(Lake Alice - NP NWR - Lake Minatare) ↔ (Oshkosh - Lewellen - McConaughy) ↔ (Hershey - North Platte - Maxwell) ↔ (Lexington - Kearney - Grand Island)
SandhillCrane
(Lake Alice - NP NWR - Lake Minatare) ↔ (Oshkosh - Lewellen - McConaughy) ↔ (Hershey - North Platte - Maxwell) ↔ (Lexington - Kearney - Grand Island)









Kearney Nebraska
Taddicken suggested the Kearney area could be promoted as the sandhill crane capital of Nebraska.
"I suggested we change that to 'world' and he said it would not be inappropriate," Jasnoch said.



Margaret Mead






Clay Creek and Hamilton Creek join to become Bear Creek. More than 20 miles to the NorthWest Bear Creek enters the Rogue River.







The Bear Creek valley forms a very narrow corridor served by two throughways I-5 and US-99.




Systemic Problems Require Systemic Solutions
  1. Design Vegetation and Hydrological Features
  2. Greenway Wardens and Way-Stations (Information Kiosks)
  3. Enclose Laterals & Surface for Public Access
  4. Rail Transportation System
  5. But, but, but, The Costs ‽
    1. The Taxes Fund Spending Lie
    2. The A Deficit Is Bad Lie












        The most common street name in the U. S. of A. is Second. The second is Third, and First comes in third. Fortunately Fourth is indeed fourth, but Fifth is sixth, while Sixth is eighth.

        To make matters worse, Seventh is tenth, making Eighth - fourteenth and curiously Ninth is at the eighteenth position in the list of twenty most common street names in the U. S. of A.

        Alas, Tenth didn't make it into the top twenty.













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