Char Miller | KCET
Char Miller is the W.M. Keck Professor of Environmental Analysis and History at Pomona College, and among his most recent books are "Not So Golden State: Sustainability vs. the California Dream," "The Nature of Hope: Grassroots Organizing, Environmental Justice, and Political Change," "Public Lands, Public Debates: A Century of Controversy," and "Death Valley National Park: A History."
Post date: 2011-03-16T07:00:00-07:00
Before clean air regulations, we couldn't see the mountains. Now we can, but some in Congress want to stop the regulations that brought us the view.
Post date: 2011-03-09T06:00:00-08:00
This week California celebrates Arbor Day, a good time to look at L.A.'s Million Trees Initiative.
Post date: 2011-03-02T06:00:00-08:00
There is, apparently, no end to our appetite for the Mojave's resources; they are ensnared in the web of our all-consuming desires.
Post date: 2011-02-23T06:00:00-08:00
Southern California benefitted from The Weeks Act, which will celebrate its centennial on March 1st.
Post date: 2011-02-16T06:00:00-08:00
Post date: 2011-02-09T06:00:00-08:00
Here's a problem with wilderness. We tend to think of it as unmanaged and, by definition, unmanageable--a place apart. There is the built environment, where we live; and the natural landscape, where we do not. A look into this via a park in Claremont.