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New Website - Coming Soon

Please bear with us as we put the final touches on our new website

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ECOSLO 2015 Spring EventsECOSLO 2015 Spring Events

  Membership Appreciation Party: ECOSLO is very grateful for our dedicated members who have supported us throughout the years. We would like to thank them by offering them a free (for ECOSLO members only) party! So mark your calendars for April 24th from 7-9PM at Coalesce Bookstore in Morro Bay, CA. If you would like to become a member, click here. Not sure if you are a 2015 member? Contact our Membership Coordinator at membership@ecoslo.org or 544-1777. Food Waste in SLO Panel: On May 9th from 6:00-7:30pm, at the Union Bank Community Room, ECOSLO is hosting a panel on food waste in SLO County with the San Luis Obispo County Food System Coalition. We'll hear from representati [ ... ]

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Sea Otter Population Recovery is Weak

Below are excepts from "What's taking a bit out of the Southern Sea Otter Recovery?" by Michael Harris, of the CA Dept. of Fish and Wildlife.  "Currently the Southern California Sea Otter population is not recovering as expected. The final results are pending, but 2014 will have the highest number of dead otters recovered for a given year. Recent work evaluating causes of sea otter mortality indicate a marked increase in the frequency of white shark attacks on sea otters...Especially in the Estero Bay and Pismo Beach areas. Sea otters continue to face numerous other stressors impacting population recovery. Pathogens flowing from land to sea...chemical and biological pollutants...clo [ ... ]

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4 years after Fukushima: The real lesson

  By Rochelle Becker, Printed in The Tribune, Opinion on March 5, 2015 PG&E will soon submit its post-Fukushima seismic re-evaluation of the Diablo Canyon nuclear power plant to the Nuclear Regulatory Commission, eerily timed to coincide with the fourth anniversary of the tragic accident at the Fukushima Dai-ichi nuclear plant in Japan. While the NRC recognized "what" happened in Japan, it has not paid nearly enough attention to "why." Why, for example, was Japan — with such vast experience in seismology and engineering prowess — caught unprepared when a force of nature trumped its vaunted technology? PG&E's new report may proclaim the merits of its complex probabilistic  [ ... ]

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SLO Stewards Redesigned!

The newly redesigned SLO Stewards newsletter is hot off the press! ECOSLO worked with the City of San Luis Obispo and Gaia Graphics to develop the new design that is full color. This issue highlights Froom Ranch, the new docents, mountain lions, and a new trail at Irish Hills Open Space. See the full issue here!  

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Terrace Hill
Join Docent Megan for a hike at Terrace Hill and learn about our beautiful local open spaces. [...]
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Meet at Home Depot. In partnership with SLO Stewards, frequent Trail Workdays are held in the [...]
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Join Docent Jan for a hike at Reservoir Canyon and learn about our beautiful local open spaces. [...]
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We have removed over 1,300 lbs. of trash since September! This will be the last clean up of the [...]
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Join Docent Seth for a hike at Johnson Ranch Loop and learn about our beautiful local open spaces. [...]
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Meet at the end of Lizzie streetIn partnership with SLO Stewards, frequent Trail Workdays are held [...]
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Join ECOSLO, Surfrider Foundation - San Luis Obispo, and Morro Bay Beautiful for a beach clean up [...]
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