san francisco marina http://kalw.org en How San Francisco’s economy has gone to the dogs http://kalw.org/post/how-san-francisco-s-economy-has-gone-dogs <p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;">&nbsp;</p> Tue, 17 Sep 2013 20:10:27 +0000 Casey Miner 33195 at http://kalw.org How San Francisco’s economy has gone to the dogs San Francisco’s volunteer seaweed fighters http://kalw.org/post/san-francisco-s-volunteer-seaweed-fighters <p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p>Carliane Johnson is about to dive into a narrow channel of water, just about five or six feet between the dock and the seawall. She won’t have to dive deep to find what she’s looking for.</p><p></p><p></p><p>“The population can explode all of a sudden, and we’ll be pulling a lot,” she says. “Some can be six or seven feet long. It’s a lot of plant material, and I just bring it to the docks, someone grabs it, and I go back and look for more.”</p><p></p> Fri, 09 Nov 2012 00:40:00 +0000 Casey Miner 19157 at http://kalw.org San Francisco’s volunteer seaweed fighters