LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTS QUESTION ...

Aug 31, 2015 Posted by

[Translate]  by The Dirt Contributor The Los Angeles landscape architecture and design community was surprised by the recent...

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THE DROUGHT YOU HAVEN’T ...

Aug 28, 2015 Posted by

[Translate]     1 in 10 people across southern Africa are at risk of going hungry. Charlotte Alfred World Reporter, The...

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TO STOP MASSIVE WILDFIRES, WE&...

Aug 26, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Members of a handcrew prepare to head out during the Okanogan Complex Fire in Washington.    REUTERS/Jason Redmond GRIST...

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THIS SCI-FI NOVEL’S POST...

Aug 25, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] by Ari Phillips CLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: flickr/ Vibin JK   Our future selves are all characters in New York Times...

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HOW MUCH OF CALIFORNIA’S...

Aug 20, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] by Katie Valentine CLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, File In this May 18, 2015, file photo, irrigation...

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96m WATER-SAVING SHADE BALLS R...

Aug 13, 2015 Posted by

[Translate]   Water   The final tranche of 96m black plastic shade balls is released into the Los Angeles reservoir at Sylmar,...

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COUPLE TURNS LAWN INTO ECOSYST...

Aug 4, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Sam DeLong By Katie Herzog GRIST The one good thing about drought is that the lush green lawns outside your neighbors’...

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WEST COAST WILDFIRES BY THE NU...

Aug 4, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] A look at the number of firefighters at work, people in danger and acres torched so far as the Rocky fire and other...

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THE WETTEST RAINFOREST IN THE ...

Aug 1, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] When fire can eat a rainforest in a relatively cool climate, you know the Earth is beginning to burn. By Subhankar...

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AGAVE, THE PLANT THAT GETS YOU...

Jul 31, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Shutterstock just give it a shot By Grist staff The humble cactus! Wellspring of tequila, source of nopales tacos, and …...

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THE LINK BETWEEN CLIMATE CHANG...

Jul 23, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Climate by Joe Romm   CLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: AP/Charlie Neibergall   Democratic presidential candidate Martin O’Malley...

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WELCOME TO FAIRMEAD, CA., WHER...

Jul 20, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] For some Californians the drought means brown lawns. For others, it means nothing to drink. By Sasha Abramsky  THE NATION...

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SURPRISE STORM IN SOUTHERN CAL...

Jul 20, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] THE GUARDIAN Interstate 10 bridge collapse injured one driver and left hundreds stranded Heavy rains helped contain 60%...

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THIS IS HOW THE WORLD CLIMATE ...

Jul 20, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] by Ryan Koronowski CLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: NOAA   The state of the world’s climate is complex enough that it takes 413...

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U.S. SCIENTISTS: NO WAY TO STO...

Jul 19, 2015 Posted by

[Translate]   Flickr /CC BY-SA 2.0 On Thursday, a group of climate scientists working for the U.S. government gave notice that...

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CALIFORNIA SAYS GOODBYE TO THE...

Jul 19, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] New state rules will effectively limit turfgrass to 25 percent of the landscape in most new and renovated yards Annie...

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LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE IN THE ...

Jul 14, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] THE DIRT  by J.R. Taylor Lafayette Landscaping Inspired by Natives – The San Francisco Chronicle, 7/2/15 “The drought has...

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NATURAL WORLD FEELS THE HEAT A...

Jul 12, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] TRUTHDIG   By Tim Radford, Climate News Network     An elegant tern swoops to catch a fish off California’s Pacific...

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NEWS: IT’S OKAY TO WATER...

Jul 7, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Shutterstock Climate change leaves trees out to dry By Amelia Urry  GRIST The drought may be killing lawns, but whatever...

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VIDEO: MASSIVE WILDFIRES FORCE...

Jul 2, 2015 Posted by

[Translate]   Among the many wildfires currently roiling Alaska, Washington and other parts of North America is a series of...

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CALIFORNIA CONSERVATION EFFORT...

Jul 1, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] THE GUARDIAN Water use in the state down in May compared with two years ago after governor ordered mandatory water...

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THE WEST IS LITERALLY ON FIRE,...

Jul 1, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] by Natasha Geiling CLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: Shutterstock   As expected, the 2015 wildfire season has meant more bad news...

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STRESS ON WATER RESOURCES THRE...

Jun 29, 2015 Posted by

[Translate]   By Tim Radford, Climate News Network  VIA TRUTHDIG     Depletion of aquifers adds to pressures on farmers in...

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THIRSTY YET? 8 CITIES THAT ARE...

Jun 28, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] A woman in India walks atop a water main on her way to collect water. (Photo: Meena Kadri/Flickr) takepart features The...

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THIS SCI-FI NOVEL’S POST...

Jun 27, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] by Ari PhillipsCLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: flickr/ Vibin JK   Our future selves are all characters in New York Times...

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WHAT WILL HAPPEN TO A SINKING ...

Jun 25, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Shutterstock By Nathan Halverson   GRIST This story was originally published by Reveal from the Center of Investigative...

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NEW RESEARCH WARNS OF CATASTRO...

Jun 23, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] by Joe Romm  CLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: Shutterstock   New research supported by the United Kingdom’s Foreign Office and...

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WATER WARS HEAT UP AFTER CALIF...

Jun 21, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] California Water District Sues State Over Cutbacks During Drought Reuters By Sharon Bernstein SACRAMENTO, Calif., June 19...

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SHOULD I REPLACE MY BROWN LAWN...

Jun 20, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] Shutterstock By Ask Umbra GRIST Q. I haven’t watered my lawn since 2009. Though we have drought here in California, I...

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ON BRINK OF SUMMER, AT LEAST 1...

Jun 19, 2015 Posted by

[Translate] by Ari Phillips CLIMATE PROGRESS CREDIT: With the official start of summer just days away, wildfire season is off to a...

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