A space weather balloon launched June 23 captured remarkable spherical images of California's historic snowpack from the stratosphere (above 90,000 feet). They show the Sierra Nevada covered in snow despite early-summer heat over 110 F at the base of the range. Explore interactive 360-degree images on the Earth to Sky Calculus Facebook page.
Stay tuned here for details about the Sustainability Academy's new schedule of master classes and webinars. Meanwhile, follow the conversation on this topic at the Comments link below.
Above links to photo galleries by Leo Leon Images, Pacifica.
Links to Pacifica Beach Coalition, Tuolumne River Trust, and other groups working year-round to protect the Bay Area environment.
Don't hoard your hazardous waste! Take it to a local collection event. There are two coming up in April! Menlo Park on 4/8 and Redwood City on 4/29. Make an appointment today: SMC Health
"The stretch from Ocean Beach to Pacifica is the fastest eroding coastline in the state." (Please see gatoverde's comment below, noting that the correct hyphenation in the original story should be "fastest-eroding.")
The San Francisco Board of Supervisors has approved a long-term plan to operate Sharp Park Golf Course with protections for endangered species. Click links above for details.