Center for Biological Diversity

California Dreamin’ of Climate Action by Newsom, But Will He Deliver?

California Dreamin’ of Climate Action by Newsom, But Will He Deliver?

April 15, 2019

After a Governor Jerry Brown mixed record, climate advocates hope Governor Gavin Newsom will up the ante on climate policy. Early on, details remain murky.

Oil Companies Seek to Exempt California’s Underground Aquifers from Clean Water Act

September 6, 2016

In the midst of a 5 year drought, a new lawsuit is aiming to force the state and EPA to do environmental assessments about potential threats to drinking water from fracking waste

Hydraulic Fracking

January 13, 2014
New EPA rules for power plants limiting carbon do nothing to limit other greenhouse gase emissions