Environment

New reporting shows possible delay in transition to zero-emission trucks at the Port

Sep. 14, 2020 / By
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While the Port of Long Beach has made strides in decreasing emissions, many residents say they have not done enough to reduce their impact on communities.
Angela Mooney D’arcy is part of the Acjachemen tribe, indigenous to the area today known as Orange County. When she heard that Long Beach’s Aquarium of the Pacific was hosting a public forum on the future of California’s oil rigs, it was to her dismay that no environmental community groups or tribes were invited to be part of the panels, she said.

“Priced Out” — Public Forum on LB’s Future with Oil Rigs’ was $125 Per Ticket

Feb. 6, 2020 / By and
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Panels featured scientists, oil executives, and Angela Mooney D’arcy, a Native American of the Acjachemen tribe who “prodded” her way on stage.

Shutting Down Oil Rigs Poses Environmental Dilemma, Leaders Say

Jan. 30, 2020 / By
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What will shutting down oil rigs off Long Beach’s coast mean for the environment -- and for those heavily invested in them?