Archive Tag: Ecosystem Health

Jon Christensen, adjunct assistant professor and journalist-in-residence in the UCLA Institute of the Environment and Sustainability, penned an op-ed in the Los Angeles Times about efforts to revitalize the Ballona wetlands. The state’s restoration plan has fueled a debate within L.A.’s environmental community between eco-engineers and “leave-nature-alone types.”

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Stephanie Pincetl, director of the California Center for Sustainable Communities and professor-in-residence at the UCLA Institute of Environment and Sustainability (IoES), will be a co-principal investigator on a National Science Foundation pilot project to study urban trees. Darrel Jenerette, a professor and landscape biologist at University of California, Riverside, is lead principal investigator.

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