For over 25 years Speaker's Bureau has been an integral part of Heal the Bay's mission. Speaker Bureau volunteers spread educational awareness to schools, organizations and businesses about the causes and consequences of ocean pollution. Just last year we were able to reach out to over 40,000 L.A. County residents!
Training Session Dates: Tuesdays, March 10th, 17th and 24th 1:00pm - 4:30pm at L.A. River Center; Saturday, March 21st 9:30am-12:00pm at Dockweiler State Beach.Attendance at all sessions is mandatory as we cover a lot of important information. Make the committment to protect what you love! Come learn how to make a difference for your community at our fun and informative training sessions. No matter where you live, you can make an impact on our beaches, ocean and local neighborhoods and meet some great people!
Support California Greenworks' ongoing effort to beautify urban neighborhoods and reduce urban blight. Join them at their annual cleanup and tree planting event on June 21 on Hyde Park Blvd. This project is a collaboration with Council District 8, the Los Angeles Conservation Corps and Southern California Gas Company and many other community organization working toward creating a clean, safe environment.
For more information visit http://californiagreenworks.org/projects/hyde-park-blvd-beautification-p...
Your input is needed as LADWP develops its Stormwater Capture Master Plan (SCMP) to identify opportunities for stormwater capture, increase Los Angeles’ local water supply and reduce the dependence on imported water. Public participation is critical to the success of the master planning process.
Join together for the largest coast-to-coast climate march in American history! Why? Because “Climate Change is Personal!” On Saturday, March 1, at 9:00 a.m. (8:30 a.m. press briefing), join the SoCal Climate Action Coalition 350 and its regional partners to help kick off the Great March for Climate Action. Thousands are projected to join the mobilized mass movement starting in the Port of Los Angeles (Wilmington Waterfront Park), with hundreds continuing to march 3,000 miles to Washington D.C.
What is A Day With a Bag? A citywide day of education on November 18, readying Thanksgiving shoppers and retailers for the implementation of the City of Los Angeles’ single-use, plastic shopping bag ban that begins on January 1, 2014. After years of hard work, the City is now poised to follow a more sustainable path, where shoppers bring reusable bags to the store as part of their normal daily routine.