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- The Moscone Center in San Francisco becomes first West Coast convention center to achieve LEED status as an existing building [Curbed SF]
- San Francisco Supervisor Scott Weiner wants to change the state CEQA process to avoid last minute “sandbag” tactics that delay projects. [San Francisco Business Times]
- Environmental groups sue the state of California to require environmental review before allowing oil and gas companies to frack. [San Francisco Chronicle]
- U.S. Ninth District strikes down Seattle law banning Yellow Pages, which could have impact on San Francisco’s similar law, meant to curb waste. [San Francisco Examiner]
- Will Mount Umunhum in the South Bay keep its iconic military radar tower, as the MidPeninsula Regional Park District takes over the land? [San Jose Mercury News]
- Sonoma farmers press for less environmental regulation and more collaboration to achieve sustainability goals. [Santa Rosa Press Democrat]
- U.S. 9th District concerned that CA greenhouse gas law harms Midwest producers by favoring cleaner CA industries. [San Jose Mercury News]
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The forecast calls for big rain this weekend from an "atmospheric river," a plume of moisture stretching thousands of miles across the Pacific and splashing onto land right smack on the Northern California coast.
With all the cold and moist days we've had lately, it's the perfect time to experience winter's tule fog, a different variety than summer's ocean-borne type.
A recent study has proven the obvious: San Francisco Bay is a major conduit for invasive species. And the biggest culprit? Cargo ships and their ballast water. Environmentalists are now pushing for new treatment requirements to stem the tide of alien species.
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