California’s wet winter took a significant toll on beaches across the state, Heal the Bay’s new annual report card shows.
San Diego Officials Push for State and Federal Emergency Declarations Over Toxic Sewage
Brittany M. Mon, 07/10/2023 - 13:49
July 4th marked the 569th consecutive day of beach closures in San Diego County.
The American Lung Association’s 2023 State of the Air report is bad news for California. Years of wildfires have reversed the state’s clean air progress, the report shows.
94% of California beaches receive an A or B grade last summer.
State of the Air: California’s Most Polluted Cities
California has the most polluted air in the country and is home to 11 of the top 25 polluted cities in the U.S.Brittany M. Tue, 04/26/2022 - 04:44
SCAQMD determined that a September warehouse fire on Avalon Boulevard triggered vegetation decay in the Dominguez Channel which caused the odor.
The American Lung Association say climate change is responsible for the deteriorating conditions.
Study: Pollution Reduction Could Extend Lifespans in Some Major California Cities
Brittany M. Mon, 11/26/2018 - 09:33
According to the researchers, Fresno residents could live a year longer than they do now. The average Angeleno would live 8 months longer. In Sacramento, life spans could be increased by a quarter of a year.