Brandon Alvis

filmmaker

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A new documentary tells the story of one of Ventura’s most popular downtown parks.

A green space built on buried bodies: The story of Cemetery Park in Ventura

A new documentary tells the story of one of Ventura’s most popular downtown parks.

from The 805

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Political fallout is mounting as LA grapples with how to house its many residents living on the streets.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

The Camp Fire ripped through the town of Paradise in November 2018, becoming the most destructive and deadliest fire in state history.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

Trees and forests have long been a source of inspiration for art and poetry.

from Life Examined

Redlining and other forms of discrimination have turned LA’s Black and Brown neighborhoods into “urban heat islands” that are especially vulnerable to climate change.

from To the Point

Southern California has a unique relationship with climate change. So what’s happening now? How did we get here? And what can we do? This first episode of "In Our Backyard."

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More people are experiencing homelessness in New York City than in all of LA County.

from Greater LA

Scientists say that all 800 miles of California beaches may disappear in the next 80 years because of sea level rise caused by climate change.

from To the Point

After 15 months of the pandemic, the Golden State is no longer requiring capacity limits, masks, or social distancing in most places.

from Greater LA

In Our Backyard is a six-part series from Warren Olney that explores how this region is changing and how we can respond.

from To the Point