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  •  There is someone here (0+ / 0-)

    who writes a lot on the Delta water situation.

    Here's a question, if it is your job to work on, say, Delta water, and then in the evening you blog about it at dKos in your free time, would that be included?

    •  it ought to be (1+ / 0-)
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      mrsgoo

      Because it's going to affect what's written and whether we can trust it (and the writer).

      (Is it time for the pitchforks and torches yet?)

      by PJEvans on Sat Sep 21, 2013 at 06:09:06 PM PDT

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      •  It at least clues you into the authors POV. (0+ / 0-)

        if a habitat is flooded, the improvement for target fishes increases by an infinite percentage...because a habitat suitability index that is even a tiny fraction of 1 is still infinitely higher than zero, which is the suitability of dry land to fishes.

        by mrsgoo on Sat Sep 21, 2013 at 06:25:11 PM PDT

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    •  Dan Bacher - he is the managing editor of (3+ / 0-)
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      the Fish Sniffer magazine/newspaper. Everytime I have written something about the CA Delta, I make sure to note that my husband and I own and operate a recreational business in the Delta. I think it is only fair to do so.

      if a habitat is flooded, the improvement for target fishes increases by an infinite percentage...because a habitat suitability index that is even a tiny fraction of 1 is still infinitely higher than zero, which is the suitability of dry land to fishes.

      by mrsgoo on Sat Sep 21, 2013 at 06:24:25 PM PDT

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    •  Yes - that should be included (0+ / 0-)

      You shouldn't get to game the system that way.

      How about lunch hours? Would they be able to blog away on lunch hours? Or coffee breaks? That doesn't make any sense.

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