Monterey Bay desalination project is approved despite environmental injustice concerns

Credit: Pixabay/CC0 Public Domain In a decision that sheds harsh light on the state’s commitment to environmental justice amid growing drought anxiety, the California Coastal Commission has granted conditional approval to a controversial Monterey Bay desalination project that even the commission’s own staff said would unfairly burden a historically underservedContinue Reading

Plastic-Filled Seabirds And Fish Found In Monterey Bay

Microparticles recovered from the guts of some seabirds living in Monterey Bay exhibited estrogen-like effects that have the potential to disrupt normal hormone functions © Copyright by GrrlScientist | hosted by Forbes An adult common murre, or common guillemot (Uria aalge), in flight. This is a large auk with aContinue Reading

Monterey County is a Top Destination for Responsible Travel

Coastal destination offers an abundance of eco-friendly options for visitors MONTEREY, Calif., April 14, 2022 /PRNewswire/ —  As more people demand sustainable travel options, and eco-tourism continues to grow as a popular trend, Monterey County, California, offers a wide variety of responsible lodging, dining, outdoor adventures and educational opportunities forContinue Reading