environment

Student Greening Program: West LA College

The Student Sustainability Workshops at West Los Angeles College have been extremely successful and enthusiastically endorsed by students and faculty alike. WLAC is committed to ‘greening’ its campus community, curriculum, and facilities and the Student Sustainability Workshop has been a perfect complement to those efforts. 

About Us

We engage communities through education and interactive events to activate more sustainable behaviors that build healthy and equitable communites and heal and protect our natural environment. 

News

The Church Challenges the State to Take Radical Action on Climate Change

Published: 
Wed, 06/24/2015 (All day)

One of the world's biggest religions has joined the global debate about climate change—on the side of the angels. After months of anticipation, Pope Francis on Thursday morning released the official text of “Laudato Si’,” or “Praise Be to You,” his encyclical on reversing climate change.

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Pot farms wreaking havoc on Northern California environment

Published: 
Tue, 12/25/2012 (All day)
Category: 
Chemicals

Burgeoning marijuana growing operations are sucking millions of gallons of water from coho salmon lifelines and taking other environmental tolls, scientists say.

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North Dakota: riding the oil rush

Published: 
Mon, 05/14/2012 - 3:17pm

Oil has brought money and jobs to this sparsely populated region – but residents fear a ban on fracking will stop the boom