Today’s guest blogger is Kirsten James, Water Quality Director at Heal the Bay.
Recently seven sperm whales breached off the coast of Italy and died soon thereafter. A report out of Tuscia University found that the guts
were filled with plastic de…
Apartments and homes in San Pedro flooded with two feet of water.
Cars on Long Beach streets nearly submerged as an urban kayaker paddles
by. Residents in La Crescenta living in perpetual fear of losing
everything due to debris flows as a conseque…
Jan. 15, 2010 is the day that the Los Angeles Board of Public Works
enlisted the help of the development and business communities and
homeowners to green L.A. and clean local rivers and beaches.
The cost of clean water is high and we all need to do…
The Santa Monica Bay Restoration Commission hosted a daylong
conference yesterday on the overall state of the bay. The well-attended
event at LMU blended science and policy, focusing on such topics
as marine debris, climate change, invasive s…
Gov. Schwarzenegger gave his State of the State speech yesterday. A
pretty depressing topic, to be sure. However, he did rightly focus on
the need to improve California’s education system. His most powerful
statement asked, “Why are …
Yesterday, I outlined my top three green initiatives that
Los Angeles Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa should tackle in the remainder
of his second term. Here’s a look at some other environmental issues
that he should make a priority:
Last year marked a difficult time in Los Angeles and 2010 promises to
pose even greater challenges due to an unprecedented fiscal crisis.
Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa’s promise to make L.A. the cleanest, greenest
major city in America has a …