How an Island-City Plans to Hold Back Rising Seas

How an Island-City Plans to Hold Back Rising Seas

KALW/New America Media, News Feature, Laura Flynn, Posted: Jul 25, 2014

Alameda Island residents say local officials' plans to address rising seas don't go far enough to protect people and property over the long term.


Facing Severe Drought, Californians Support Mandatory Cutbacks


New America Media, News Report, Ngoc Nguyen, Posted: Jul 24, 2014

Californians rank the drought as their number one environmental concern and favor mandatory curbs on water use.


Detroit Water Department Places 15-Day Moratorium on Shutoffs


The Michigan Citizen, News Report, Zenobia Jeffries, Posted: Jul 23, 2014

The Detroit water department announced it will suspend its controversial water shutoffs.


Damage to Infrastructure from Sea Rise Will Disrupt Lives, Economy


KTSF-TV Ch 26/New America Media, News Report, Jessie Liang, Posted: Jul 18, 2014

Sea rise threatens vital Bay Area infrastructure such as airports, seaports, roads, and water treatment plants near the water.


California Agriculture Faces Greatest Water Loss Ever Seen


UC Newsroom, News Report, Kat Kerlin, Posted: Jul 17, 2014

A new report from UC Davis shows California agriculture may come up dry in the future if it continues to treat groundwater reserves like an unlimited savings account.


The Caribbean: A Clean Energy Revolution on the Front Lines of Climate Change


Inter Press Service, Commentary, Richard Schiffman, Posted: Jul 15, 2014

It is time to have a Marshall Plan for clean energy— not to rebuild war-torn nations, but to help protect our abused climate system from further damage.

Dispute over Control Over Navajo Oil and Gas Company Goes to Federal Court


Navajo Times, News Report, Posted: Jul 07, 2014

The fight for control of the Navajo Nation Oil and Gas Company was in federal court on Wednesday with four members of the Navajo Nation Council asking that a recent decision by the Navajo Nation Supreme Court be overturned.


UC Launches Global Food Initiative


UC Newsroom, News Report, Alec Rosenberg, Posted: Jul 07, 2014

Spearheaded by UC President Janet Napolitano, the initiative looks to help put the world on a path to sustainably and nutritiously feed itself.


Indian American Farmers Weathering Record Drought in California


India West, News Report, Sunita Sohrabji, Posted: Jul 06, 2014

Indian-Americans own an estimated 50,000 acres of farmland across California, where severe drought is taking its toll on the agriculture industry.


‘Under Water’: Calif.’s San Mateo County Takes Economic Hit from Sea Rise


Telemundo 48/New America Media, News Report, Pilar Nino, Translated by Elena Shore, Posted: Jun 28, 2014

About 90,000 people and $21 billion in property in San Mateo County are at risk of flooding, and homeowners fear an increase in flood insurance premiums.

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 ... 53 Next

Featured Video

New State Program Enrolling 200,000 Medicare-MediCal Patients in L.A.
New State Program Enrolling 200,000 Medicare-MediCal Patients in L.A.

By Steve Angeles & Odette Keeley, Story by Paul Kleyman,
Posted: Jun 13, 2014



Immigration Stories That Will Belo

Ghost Author, Sep 10, 2013

Two Years on, Remembering The Fukus

Andrew Lam, Mar 11, 2013

Nói Chuyện với nhà văn Andrew Lâm

Andrew Lam, Mar 07, 2013

Grandmother's Last Lesson -- Seeing

Andrew Lam, Feb 21, 2013

Remembering A Broken Romance on Val

Andrew Lam, Feb 14, 2013


Recent Comments