California, Climate change

California, Climate Change: ‘Climate change is extending the dry season, which stores up fuel for fires. In California, a chronic “mega-drought” – in which dry years become more common and wet ones scarcer–is making matters even worse. One paper, citing...

Silicon Valley

Silicon Valley in the southern San Francisco Bay Area of California is the world’s best-known technology hub, described as ‘a gilded strip of land between San Francisco and San Jose,’ (‘Schumpeter’. The Economist 25 Jan 2014,...

Boonville

Boonville is a town in the Anderson Valley AVA of Mendocino County, California, United States. It is located 12.5 miles southwest of Ukiah, at an elevation of 381 feet. Population: 1,035 (2010)....

Ukiah Valley

The Ukiah Valley in Mendocino County in northern California is named after Ukiah, the county seat. The valley dotted with numerous small vineyards (30 of which are 5 acres or smaller), the Ukiah Valley region has perhaps the deepest grape growing roots in Mendocino...