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Director’s Blog – Is the World Using Too Much Cement?

April 14, 2015

A weighty question indeed. When we consider the ecology of human expansion, certain raw materials are the fuel of social and economic transformation. The insatiable appetite of the industrial revolution of the 19th century was fed by coal and wood. more

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Sustainability at LMU – Recycling Our Water

April 6, 2015

Loyola Marymount University (LMU) started using recycled water for campus landscape irrigation in 1997. The water is supplied by LA Department of Water and Power (LADWP). It is secondary treated wastewater from the City’s Hyperion Treatment Plant which is pumped up more


UCLA’s James Bridges Theater

Apr 21, 2015

UCLA Film Festival – “Green Screens”

Exploring environmental issues through film, UCLA’s Green Screens Festival will showcase poignant films on diverse environment and sustainability topics. The week long event will also include expert panels featuring prominent researchers and filmmakers. Come join us at the James Bridges Theaters on the more

Union Station

Apr 22, 2015

Move LA’s Transportation Conversation

Move LA’s 7th Annual Transportation Conversation is happening Wednesday, April 22nd at Union Station in Downtown Los Angeles. For more information, please contact marisa@movela.org or visit the Move LA website.

University of Southern California

Apr 25, 2015

Communicating Climate Change Science: Professional Development Workshop

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Apr 25, 2015

Habitat Restoration Volunteer Day

Come help the Friends restore the last coastal wetland habitat in Los Angeles County. Volunteers get hands-on experience while learning about wetland ecology. The Friends provide gloves and tools. Children under 15 must be accompanied by an adult.

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Apr 25, 2015

Freshwater Marsh Tours

An informative tour of the Freshwater Marsh. See a wonderful variety of birds, learn about native plants and how the freshwater system works.

Unnamed Venue

Apr 25, 2015

Malibu Lagoon Restoration

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