After working with city officials, committees and community partners for almost two years, the Bakersfield Sikh community continues its efforts in naming a park of a Sikh civil rights leader; however there has been a recent halt to the process.
Every October college campuses celebrate Campus Sustainability Month, an international celebration of sustainability in higher education.
To celebrate, college campuses organize events to engage and inspire students to make sustainability changes.
The California Environmental Protection Agency announced Wednesday that virtually all use of the pesticide chlorpyrifos in California will end next year, officials say.
The decision, which calls to end the sale of the pesticide by February of 2020, follows an agreement between the Department of Pesticide Regulation (DPR) and pesticide manufacturers to withdraw their products, according to a press release by DPR.
BY OSCAR CAMACHO
Last Friday, Delano youth and other community members gathered together to march in solidarity with the rest of the world and demand environmental justice through the Delano Environmental Strike.
After receiving much push back from environmental justice advocates, politicians pulled a bill that would have exempt small refineries from air monitoring and reporting.
The Kern County Agriculture Commissioner Office sent investigators to Cesar E. Chavez High Thursday morning after receiving reports of a concerning odor on campus and determined the odor was non-toxic, according to officials.