Environment

Lake Tahoe
(AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli,File)
June 18, 2018 - 11:44 am
Scientists at Lake Tahoe say the clarity of the alpine lake that straddles the California-Nevada line sank to an all-time low last year.
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The Bachelor and Three Graces
(Courtesy of National Park Service)
June 13, 2018 - 8:52 am
After closing for renovations since 2015, Yosemite's famous Mariposa Grove is set to re-open to the public at 9:00 AM on Friday, June 15, 2018.
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Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Scott Pruitt
(AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File)
May 25, 2018 - 2:09 pm
The emails were obtained by the Environmental Defense Fund and the Southern Environmental Law Center through the Freedom of Information Act.
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4/12/2006 - File photo dated 12/4/2006 of plastic at a recycling bay at BIFFA recycling plant in Beaumont Leys in Leicestershire. Prime Minister Theresa May will pledge to eliminate all avoidable plastic waste within 25 years as she unveils the Government
Recycling Plant (Photo credit: PA Images/Sipa USA)
Margie Shafer
May 17, 2018 - 4:06 pm
Earlier this month China stopped accepting imports of U.S. recycled materials until June 4. KCBS Radio's Margie Shafer reports local officials are being forced to send intended recyclables to the landfill.
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Market Street Bike Lane in San Francisco. Cityscape with red driveway with tram rails in San Francisco in California USA. There are people, cars and bicycles on the street.
Market Street Bike Lane in San Francisco (Photo credit: Andriy Bezuglov)
May 10, 2018 - 3:01 pm
After biking throughout San Francisco Thursday morning, invigorated city officials congregated on the front steps of City Hall, where they emphatically encouraged others to make biking a part of their lives.
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Volcanoes National Park
(AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)
May 10, 2018 - 2:37 pm
If Hawaii's Kilauea volcano blows its top in the coming days or weeks, as experts fear, it could hurl ash and boulders the size of refrigerators miles into the air.
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Scott Pruitt, administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), listens as U.S. President Donald Trump speaks about the hostages released from North Korea, during a Cabinet meeting in the Cabinet Room of the White House, on Wednesday, May 9, 201
Scott Pruitt (Photo credit: Al Drago/Sipa USA)
May 10, 2018 - 1:30 pm
EPA chief Scott Pruitt is overhauling the way his agency sets pollution limits under the Clean Air Act, announcing Thursday that regulators will seek input on the economic impact of enforcing the landmark federal law...
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Gov. Jerry Brown discusses lawsuit filed by 17 states and the District of Columbia over the Trump administration's plans to scrap vehicle emission standards during a news conference Tuesday, May 1, 2018, in Sacramento, Calif. The U.S. Environmental Protec
(Photo credit: AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)
May 01, 2018 - 1:32 pm
California and 16 other states sued the Trump administration on Tuesday over its plans to scrap standards on vehicle greenhouse gas emissions, which help set gas mileage rules.
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Entercom 1Thing Sustainable Initiative
April 20, 2018 - 2:00 pm
Many one things make everything different. We inform the listeners about the local enviroment issues facing their community. We inspire change and challenge listeners to do the same. Entercom San Francisco. Sustainability Initiative.
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Fern lined hiking trail, Sugarloaf Ridge State Park, Sonoma County, California
Fern lined hiking trail, Sugarloaf Ridge State Park, Sonoma County, California (Photo credit: Andrei Gabriel Stanescu)
Jenna Lane
April 17, 2018 - 4:26 pm
KCBS Radio's Jenna Lane reports some Bay Area parks still need helpers to sign up.
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