Environment

September 30, 2003, 9am PDT
When it comes to environmental remediation for brownfield sites, bigger is actually better.
American City Business Journals
September 30, 2003, 8am PDT
Super-cheap Chinese-made cars could dramatically change the American automobile landscape.
The New York Times
September 29, 2003, 2pm PDT
The intrusion of large numbers of pedestrians and non-motorized human traffic in wildlife habitat is a recipe for disaster.
The San Francisco Chronicle
September 29, 2003, 12pm PDT
While the recall has directed the media's attention to the state budget and the governor's attempt to manage it, Governor Davis' significant environmental record has been virtually ignored.
The Metro Investment Report
September 29, 2003, 7am PDT
A band of amateur hikers attempts to hike the entire length of the 'public' California Coastline. The coastline is still far from public, however.
The Los Angeles Times
September 28, 2003, 11am PDT
A "startling" report by the Office of Management and Budget concludes that the benefits of environmental regulations exceeded the costs.
The Washington Post
September 25, 2003, 5am PDT
Genetic engineering of foods is poised to feed humanity. Except that the environmentalists won't let it.
The Atlantic Monthly
September 24, 2003, 2pm PDT
After years of alleged improvements, Los Angelenos are breathing the most polluted air in six years.
The Los Angeles Times
September 24, 2003, 10am PDT
Regulations must be based on independent scientific findings, not on political considerations.
Grist Magazine
September 23, 2003, 2pm PDT
An interview with environmental reporter and author Ross Gelbspan.
Democracy Now!
September 23, 2003, 10am PDT
While the recall election has focused the attention of the media onto the budget crisis, California has quietly proceeded with a progressive model for sustainable building that is being reviewed and replicated nationwide.
The Planning Report
September 23, 2003, 8am PDT
An investigation reveals that the Bush White House has tried to underplay the seriousness of global warming by covering up research of its own scientists.
The Observer
September 23, 2003, 6am PDT
Scientists say the breakup of the largest ice shelf in the Northern Hemisphere is evidence of global warming and a harbinger of future events.
The Washington Post
September 22, 2003, 10am PDT
Suffering from drought, city inspectors patrol neighborhoods to enforce its newly implemented water restrictions.
National Public Radio
September 22, 2003, 5am PDT
Schwarzenegger defends his Hummer and says if elected, he'll convert it to run on hydrogen.
The Los Angeles Times
September 21, 2003, 1pm PDT
Six homes in San Diego, CA are torched by members of the Earth Liberation Front, who leave the message, "development equals destruction."
The Los Angeles Times
September 19, 2003, 9am PDT
U.S. cities have lost more than 20 percent of their trees in the past 10 years, due primarily to urban sprawl, says the environmental group, American Forests.
Environmental News Network
September 17, 2003, 7am PDT
David Suzuki explains why North America's car-centric society is responsible for the near-epidemic levels of obesity.
Environmental News Network
September 14, 2003, 5am PDT
As part of an anti-poverty program in Caracas, food is given to residents in exchange for scrap metal, glass and other recyclable garbage.
Yahoo! Newswire
September 12, 2003, 8am PDT
When the lights went out during the Blackout of 2003 in Detroit, the Midtown neighborhood sprang to life with creativity, conversation and children singing.
New Colonist