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Mark Gold

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Acting director of UCLA's Institute of the Environment and Sustainability; former executive director of Heal the Bay, a nonprofit group dedicated to preserving Santa Monica Bay and other Southern California coastal waters

Mark Gold on KCRW

This week, federal scientists confirmed that last year was the Earth’s warmest on record.

Without Washington, cities look to cool off as the planet warms

This week, federal scientists confirmed that last year was the Earth’s warmest on record.

from The Mixer

The fate of a large piece of undeveloped land along California’s coastline will be decided   Wednesday  .

Coastal Commission to decide on massive OC development

The fate of a large piece of undeveloped land along California’s coastline will be decided Wednesday .

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

With years of reduced rain and snow now predicted, Mayor Eric Garcetti wants to reduce LA's dependence on imported water.

Turning the Water Off…and On

With years of reduced rain and snow now predicted, Mayor Eric Garcetti wants to reduce LA's dependence on imported water.

from Which Way, L.A.?

More from KCRW

Monique Quigley’s Christmas this year won’t be like any she’s ever had.

from KCRW Features

Thousands of Californians are spending the holidays deciding what to do next after devastating wildfires.

from The Mixer

Gov. Gavin Newsom is pumping the brakes on California’s high speed rail project. Or is he?

from Design and Architecture

California’s new governor Gavin Newsom wants to build a lot more housing in the state: as many as half a million new houses a year. But who’s going to build all that housing?

from Design and Architecture

Californians are either really bad at choosing county sheriffs, or the system isn’t working. Maybe it’s both.

from Zócalo's Connecting California

The Coachella Valley is the next best thing to the Judaean Desert when it comes to Christmas.

from Zócalo's Connecting California

Higher salaries, larger class sizes, more counselors, librarians and nurses.

from The Mixer

When it comes to getting big things done in California, the Bay Bridge between San Francisco and Oakland offers important lessons about what not to do.

from Zócalo's Connecting California

We've just had the terrible Camp and Woolsey fires. More of those fires will come again -- bigger and hotter.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand