Climate News in LA & Beyond: April 4-10 Weekly Roundup

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The city of Los Angeles unveiled its first sustainability plan, which includes bold commitments to reduce greenhouse gases and make the city much more livable for Angelenos.

Let’s Get Started: Sustainability Plan for Los Angeles

The Mayor released the sustainability plan for the City of Los Angeles today.

Climate News in LA & Beyond: March 28-April 3

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NASA’s before-and-after images of the Sierra snowpack show just how much smaller it’s gotten.

Climate News in LA & Beyond: March 20-27

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So—just how dense is LA?

Ways to Keep LA Cool: City Action on Urban Heat Impacts

We don’t have to tell you it’s getting hotter in LA — and temperatures will continue to rise.

Approved: LA County’s Community Climate Action Plan

When the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors unanimously approved an overhaul to its General Plan this week, it included LA County’s first Community Climate Action Plan (CCAP).

Focusing on Methane

Guest post by EcoMotion’s Ted Flanigan

The other day about 170 of us “GHG nerds” gathered in Deaton Hall, abuzz in focus on methane.

Climate News in LA & Beyond: March 14-20 News Roundup

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NASA satellite image.

8 Reasons to Ride CicLAvia on Sunday

We will be enjoying our two-wheeling time on the car-free streets for CicLAvia — The Valley festivities on Sunday. 

Climate Resolve Takes LA’s Temperature

LA is, truly, the place to be — and no one knows it better than us.

See the Valley on Two Wheels

Here’s a question: do you like fun?

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

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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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