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California Considers Expanding Cap-And-Trade To Prevent Global Deforestation

April 28, 2016 | Amy Quinton

California is considering allowing companies in its greenhouse gas reduction program to offset carbon emissions in exchange for added protection of tropical forests.

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Spring Storms Help Snowpack As California Drought Persists

April 28, 2016 | Ed Joyce

Spring storms help Sierra Nevada snowpack, but there is no reduction in drought conditions in California and Nevada.

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Environment

Prescribed Burns Planned In Lake Tahoe Basin

April 25, 2016 | Ed Joyce

Weather permitting, the Tahoe Douglas Fire Protection District and the U.S. Forest Service may continue prescribed fire operations starting Monday in areas around Lake Tahoe.

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Study Shows California Can Expect More Unhealthy Ozone Days

April 21, 2016 | Amy Quinton

A new study shows that by 2050, California could experience an additional nine days when ozone levels are unhealthy for humans.

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Extreme And Exceptional Drought Decline In California

April 21, 2016 | Ed Joyce

Extreme and exceptional drought eased in California last week and for the first time since the week of July 2013, there is no exceptional drought in Nevada.

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Report: California Has Nation's Dirtiest Air

April 20, 2016 | Ed Joyce

The American Lung Association "State of the Air 2016" report gives failing grades to communities in the Central Valley's farming region and the Los Angeles area. It also says climate change is a growing threat to air quality in California.

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