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Climate News in LA & Beyond: March 8-13 News Roundup

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Updates on climate news in Los Angeles and California

We presented a methane symposium with the Environmental Defense Fund on Thursday, “A Scientific Assessment of Methane Pollution in Southern California and Strategies to Address Emissions.” Prior to the event, LA City Councilmember Paul Koretz led a press conference at City Hall to announce the launch of a focused new multi-sector effort to reduce the unexpectedly high methane emissions in the Los Angeles basin.

Climate News in LA & Beyond: February 28-March 7 News Roundup

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A new USC study links the reduction of emissions in LA’s air to better lung health in children.

Climate Resolve Calendar and Resources for Angelenos: March 2015

Climate Events

3/5 | Aquarium’s Diving Program | Aquarium of the Pacific

3/11 | UCLA Green Building Symposium | UCLA

3/11 | Fukushima and its Impacts | Aquarium of the Pacific

3/12 | Los Angeles Methane Symposium | Deaton Hall, Downtown LA

3/15-3/17 | Annual WateReuse Conference | Millenium Biltmore Los Angeles

3/17 | Antarctic Penguins | Aquarium of the Pacific

3/17 | Greywater Corps Workshop | Highland Park

3/19 | Charles Einstein: The More Beautiful World is Possible | Arroyo SECO Time Banks

3/21 | League of Women Voters Climate Change Forum | Neighborhood Church Pasadena | Email office@lwv-pa.org for more information

3/21 | Legal Toolbox for Environmental Activists | Loyola Marymount University

3/21 | Santa Monica Mountains trail work

3/22 | CicLAvia | The Valley

3/24 | The Latest Facts on Clean Energy Markets | UCLA IoES

3/24 | Droughts in Arid Climates: Lessons from the Land of Oz | TreePeople

3/25 | Climate Change: Realities and Solutions | LA League of Women Voters | Email bblunch@lwvlosangeles.org for more information

3/25 | Planning in the West: Mitigating Health Impacts from the Urban Heat Island | Western Lands & Communities (webinar)

3/25 | The Story of Keiko | Aquarium of the Pacific

3/28 | Living the Green Life in Leimert Park

3/28 | Power to the Planet | CalTech

Climate Jobs

ClimateWorks Foundation | Manager, Strategic Planning | Associate, Advisory and Research | Senior Program Assistant, Sustainable Finance

Environment California | Field Organizer

The Climate Registry | Program Coordinator, Technical Services

Natural Resources Defense Council | Senior Policy Advocate

City of Los Angeles | Director, Innovation Delivery Team

University of Washington | Climate Impacts Group Deputy Director (Seattle)

Climate News in LA & Beyond: Feb. 21-27 News Roundup

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On Monday, the “Live Ride Share” event explored shared mobility in Southern California—the first conference of its kind.

Climate News in LA & Beyond: Feb 15-20 Weekly News Roundup

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From Dr.

Climate Change/Fallout Shelter

Why adaptation matters.

The Independent newspaper recently ranked humanity’s greatest threats.

Climate in LA & Beyond: Feb 9-13 Weekly News Roundup

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Apple plans to start powering its California offices and stores with energy from its very own solar farm (LA Times).

Next on California’s Climate Leadership Agenda: New Bills

You can lead and you can charge and the Golden State is charging ahead on tackling climate.

Join us: Methane Symposium

Fact: pound for pound, methane traps 84 times more heat than carbon dioxide over the first twenty years.

Climate in LA & Beyond: Feb 2-6 Weekly News Roundup

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Photo from @metrolosangeles on Instagram

This week in Sacramento, the EPA held a hearing on their proposed smog standards.

Climate Resolve Calendar and Resources for Angelenos: February 2015

2/4 | Toward a Global Climate Agreement | Webcast

2/12 | Best Practices in Implementation of SB 375

2/14 | E4 Mobility Alliance | To RSVP email Misha Houser

2/18 | Oppenheim Lecture Series: Design for the Circular Economy | UCLA

2/18 | Change Over Time: Investigate Climate Change Impacts in the Southwest | NASA “Ask US”

2/18 | California Coast from the Air: Images of a Changing Landscape | Aquarium of the Pacific

2/21 | Neighborhood Council Sustainability Alliance | TreePeople | For questions or to RSVP email admin@ncsa.emailnb.com

2/24-2/25/15 | Urban Soil Carbon Water Summit | Museum of Natural History

2/25 | Assessing Progress Under AB32 | Webcast

2/25 | Mapping and GIS for a Better Future | Aquarium of the Pacific

2/27 | Environmental Justice for All | Downtown LA

ONGOING | Sink or Swim: Designing for a Sea Change | Annenberg Space for Photography

Climate Jobs

City of Los Angeles | Director, Innovation Delivery Team

University of Washington | Climate Impacts Group Deputy Director (Seattle)

James Irvine Foundation | Senior Program Officer, California Democracy

PlaceWorks | Senior Bicycle, Pedestrian, and Mobility Planner | Email kurt@bikesmakelifebetter.com to apply

LA County Department of Public Health  | PLACE Program

The Brookings Institute | Senior Fellow & Director, Energy Security & Climate Initiative (Washington, DC)

Labor/Community Strategy Center | Climate Justice Researcher | Email ericmann@mindspring.com to apply

Community Conservation Solutions Green Solution Water Sustainability Program |Project Manager | Email info@conservationsolutions.org to apply

Sierra Club | Associate Organizing Representative—Our Wild America

Mounting Issue: Climate Change & Ski Season in Southern California

KCET’s SoCal Connected reported on the affects of climate change on ski season in Southern California, with a focus on how one local ski resort—Mt.

Climate Urgency Can Be LA’s Opportunity

This op-ed, by executive director Jonathan Parfrey and Denny Zane, executive director of Move LA, was originally published in the LA Daily News.

Climate in LA & Beyond: Jan. 26-31 Weekly News Roundup

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The snowpack is shrinking, as we first reported on our C-Change.la project site with the results from a UCLA study by Dr.

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