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Overview

This is a wiki for the Environmental Justice efforts led by the School of Public Health at Loma Linda University in partnership and collaboration with the Alianza Coachella Valley.

Collaboration

Loma Linda University team works in partnership with CIRS, Pueblo Unido, Coachella Unincorporated, the Alianza Coachella Valley, Sierra Club, and Audubon together for a common goal. We have been working with communities of Thermal, Mecca, Oasis, and North Shore near the northwest shore of the Salton Sea around the Salton Sea Management Program to build stronger coalitions and advocate for social resiliency as part of the plan. This alliance has worked at the Salton Sea developing youth and adult community members who engage in community science to help advocate for their community and take action now. The best definition and tips for community science is here as described by the Thriving Earth Exchange.

Salton Sea Science and Advocacy

March 2021

  • The story map result of a survey that describes where community members in the ECV would like their air sensors located. This was produced with the Alianza and the Leadership Counsel for the Air Monitoring working group with the SCAQMD's AB617 program of the California Air Resources Board.

September 2020

August 2020

April 2020

December 2019

November 2019

October 2019 Story Maps

October 2019 Letter and Thermal Dump Fire

September 2019

July 2019

September 2018

  • Nomination letter from Rebecca Zaragoza of the LCJA to follow up with the SCAQMD about the AB617 in the ECV.

Older external sources

ECV Science Summaries

Community Science Curriculum

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