Commission could decide fate of Oceano Dunes off-roading

EMMA ISABELLA

There is minimal prevalent ground in a decades-long struggle in excess of off-highway recreation, financial flexibility and the fate of California’s dwindling coastal methods. While the make any difference is probable to stop up in courtroom, the California Coastal Commission is scheduled Thursday to eventually make your mind up whether […]

1,000-gallon sewage spill shuts part of Newport Beach bay

EMMA ISABELLA

A segment of Newport Seashore waters is closed after approximately 1,000 gallons of sewage spilled Monday, the Orange County Health and fitness Care Agency reported. An “operator error” induced the spill for the duration of program servicing of a sewer main line, the company explained in a news release. The […]

Gold mine near Death Valley sparks controversy

EMMA ISABELLA

Perched large in the craggy Inyo Mountains, concerning the dusty Owens Valley ground and Death Valley Nationwide Park, looms a rugged, approximately roadless chunk of desert terrain teeming with wildlife and scarred by mining functions. Conglomerate Mesa’s charcoal smelters helped give birth 150 a long time ago to the close […]

Senate confirms Michael Regan as EPA chief

EMMA ISABELLA

The Senate verified Michael Regan on Wednesday to run the Environmental Protection Company, placing an environmental regulator recognised for consensus-building at the helm of the company that will direct President Biden’s attempts to combat weather modify as a result of more durable guidelines on electrical power crops, automobile emissions and […]

Avalanche deaths near record in U.S.

EMMA ISABELLA

The mountains are calling, but the siren song has been specially risky this yr. From Alaska to Wyoming, dozens of skiers, snowboarders and other outdoor enthusiasts who see the backcountry as a refuge have been caught in barreling waves of snow and ice in just one of the deadliest avalanche […]