climate change

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Trump administration backs away from fight over California's power to set rules for cars and trucks

Published: 
Mon, 06/19/2017 (All day)

The Trump administration is backing off its threat to revoke California’s unique authority to set its own tough pollution standards for cars and trucks — rules that have become a crucial tool for states to combat climate change without help from Washington.

Shrinking Shores Event

Event Date: 
Saturday, June 3, 2017 - 10:00am
Location: 
Santa Monica Beach
North of Annenberg Community Beach House, West of the Bike Path by Lifeguard Tower 2
Santa Monica, CA 90402
In anticipation of World’s Ocean Day, Join us for Shrinking Shores
 
Explore climate change impacts and solutions on Santa Monica’s beaches
 
The City of Santa Monica's Office of Sustainability and the Environment and Sustainable Works are working with the State Coastal Conservancy and coastal communities across California to educate and engage the community on the impacts of sea level rise. 

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Chinese climate officials let loose on President Trump as Jerry Brown concludes visit

Published: 
Wed, 06/14/2017 (All day)

Chinese officials had been avoiding attacks on President Trump for pulling the U.S. from the Paris climate accord, opting instead for oblique references to “global cooperation.”

Not anymore.

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Germany, California to tackle climate change together

Published: 
Wed, 06/14/2017 (All day)

Germany is teaming up with California to cooperate on tackling climate change following the U.S. government's decision to withdraw from the 2015 Paris agreement.

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Local internship tackles climate change

Published: 
Mon, 06/12/2017 (All day)

High school and college students who have yet to fill up their summer schedules can still apply this week for a paid internship with Climate Action Santa Monica.