The number of individuals seeking compensation from the utility more than doubled in just over two months.
Diners at some of San Francisco most popular restaurants might notice a new line item on their bills this month, a one percent add-on that's known as the Restore California surcharge - a fee that's intended to assist in efforts against climate change.
Birds help keep forests healthy by eating insects that spread tree-killing diseases. Birds also scatter seeds that give rise to new trees. If birds leave, the forests could be in trouble.
HUMBOLDT COUNTY, Calif.—In early September, the run of Supply Creek near Ken Norton's office on the Hoopa Valley Reservation has gone dry.
Communities of color are on the frontlines of climate change. These farmers are also on the frontlines of climate solutions.
Federal health authorities have declared an end to three E. coli outbreaks traced to romaine lettuce grown in California's Salinas Valley.
"I don't want to have cancer in my 50s because I inhaled smoke in my 30s."
Democratic presidential candidate and former New York City mayor Mike Bloomberg likes a lot of what he sees in the Golden State and thinks its efforts on climate change, gun control and criminal justice reform seta benchmark for other states to emulate.
Berkeley's new law targeting throwaway food packaging requires customers to go reusable or pay a fee.
More vivid sunsets occur when there's a clean lower atmosphere, said Stephen Corfidi, a scientist with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration who wrote about the science of sunsets in a 2014 paper.
Whether rural Pakistan or the Salinas Valley, neglect and injustice pervade farm work. Environmental scientists, policymakers and citizens need to step up for the workers who feed our nation.
It's time to promote and embrace diversity within the environmental health community and listen to solutions from tomorrow's leaders
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The brain-harming metal is discharged directly into the river and carried to it on air currents. Some argue authorities are doing too little to stop both routes of pollution.