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CALL TO ACTION

Published: 
Wed, 06/06/2018 - 3:28pm

Environmental activist Xiuhtezcatl Martinez has addressed the United Nations, shared a stage with President Barack Obama and recently became a published author. He’s also about to release a hip-hop record. And he’s only 17.

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Gov. Brown says fallout from Trump quitting Paris accord is 'far more serious than anyone is saying'

Published: 
Mon, 06/04/2018 - 11:45am

His promised coal renaissance sputtered. Rollbacks of environmental protections are tangled in court. Even automakers aren’t on board for his push toward heavier-polluting cars.

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Del Mar stands firm against 'planned retreat'

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Thu, 05/24/2018 - 10:48am

Del Mar’s City Council agreed Monday night that “planned retreat” will not be part of its long-term strategy for dealing with sea-level rise, despite the state Coastal Commission’s urging to include the idea.

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Precipitation whiplash and climate change threaten California’s freshwater

Published: 
Mon, 05/14/2018 - 1:45pm

Imagine the snow in the Sierra Nevada mountains as a giant reservoir providing water for 23 million people throughout California. During droughts, this snow reserve shrinks, affecting water availability in the state.

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Trump Administration Axes Funding For NASA System That Monitors Greenhouse Gases

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Fri, 05/11/2018 - 11:18am

The Trump administration has quietly eliminated funding for NASA’s research program that tracks greenhouse gases around the world.