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California Appears to Be Falling Short on Wildfire Prevention

A new report indicates that certain measures were publicly inflated and that the pandemic complicated everything

These Interactive Maps Track Every Wildfire Burning in Southern California and Beyond

Hot, dry conditions mean a small spark could quickly become a dangerous blaze
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Maps Illustrate Just How Bad the Drought Really Is

Scientists are tracking drought conditions that are worse than they've been in at least 20 years
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Want to Eat Less Meat Without Going Cold Turkey? There’s an App for That

The local nonprofit Habits of Waste is helping people adopt a more environmentally friendly diet, one meal at a time
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Much of L.A., Neighboring Counties Now in ‘Extreme Drought’ Conditions

According to a new report, much the region is experiencing ’extreme’–in some cases ’exceptional’–drought
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Tesla Accused of Environmental Violations in U.S. and Europe

German authorities have fined Tesla more than $14 million for a failure to properly handle used batteries
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Sen. Feinstein Calls for DOJ Probe Into the Massive DDT Dumping Site

Scientists have discovered a toxic dumping site off Southern California waters larger than the city of San Francisco
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California Authorities Say Nestlé Is Illegally Gulping Up Public Water

Environmentalists have accused the company of continuing to pump on expired permits and violating state law
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6 Easy Ways to Live a Little Greener in L.A.

Jamie Hwang, author of 'The Urban Farmers Almanac for Angelenos,' offers a few practical ways to live more sustainably
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New Forecasts Warn of Increased Summer Fires in California

Tips on how to prepare for another potentially terrible fire season