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Environment & Ecology: LA Port Rail Yard OK'd, Saving The Salton Sea, Time Lapse Images Show Sprawl & Climate Change


Controversial LA Port Rail Yard Wins Approval 



The Los Angeles City Council on Wednesday approved a controversial rail yard serving the harbor, setting the stage for possible court challenges alleging violations of environmental and civil rights laws.

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Saving the Salton Sea 

Next City, Nate Berg


The Salton Sea, Southern California's accidental oasis-turned-environmental tragedy, is the kind of disaster for which 20th-century U.S. policymakers only have themselves to thank.

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Time Lapse Space Images Show Sprawl, Changing Environment 

Google Lat Long


Today, we're making it possible for you to go back in time and get a stunning historical perspective on the changes to the Earth's surface over time.

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