RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Environmental Politics

A collection of news and information related to Environmental Politics published by this site and its partners.

Top Environmental Politics Articles see all

Displaying items 1-5
  • Newport weighs when, how to fix Balboa seawalls

    Moving forward with the replacement of aging seawalls surrounding Balboa Island may find its way onto the Newport Beach City Council's list of goals for this year.
  • Wood burning is back at 30 Newport Beach fire rings

    Wood burning is back at 30 Newport Beach fire rings
    The Newport Beach City Council decided Tuesday night to immediately bring wood burning back to some of the city's beach fire rings, again stoking debate over the issue. After about an hour of public comment, the council voted 5 to 2 to approve a plan...

    Study links small drain pipes to pollution at Newport's 'baby beaches'

    Small drain pipes carrying runoff from Newport Beach streets could be causing high fecal bacteria counts frequently detected in bay waters at so-called "baby beaches," according to a UC Irvine study. Bays often are home to baby beaches because the water...

    38th Street beach named a Superstar

    38th Street beach named a Superstar
    Among the most popular American beaches, the cleanest California waters break on 38th Street beach on the Balboa Peninsula, a new study has found. The Newport Beach location was the only one in California to qualify for a list of 35 "Superstar Beaches"...

    There's something in the water, but it's OK

    If you start to notice a slight taste difference or smell in your drinking water, there's a reason for it. Mesa Water District officials said their system has temporarily converted from a chloramine disinfection process to chlorine disinfection. The...