Environment

It’s gettin’ hot in here

Human activity is the prime suspect of damage to the environment. Actions as simple as driving a car, using plastic bags, and flushing the toilet can greatly harm the earth. However, these habits can be broken over time in order to save our planet from something that slowly eats away at it day by day: climate change.

The Road Less Traveled

Trailblazer Marcus DiMaggio discovers minimalism as the key to preserving our environment. Bristling pines, stirring wildlife and panging muscles were all that adventurer Marcus Dimaggio knew as he took on the...

Feeding the firefighters

Volunteers serve over 1,000 firefighters Once word of the Chimney Fire spread, many of San Luis Obispo’s citizens jumped to aid the fire firefighters in the county. Guyla Adams partook in barbeque for the f...

The bee’s knees

The rapid disappearance of bees negatively affects the environment “Our lives depend on pollinators because most of the planet now is flower based and most plants produce flowers...  most of our food supply i...

Causes Climate change is the greatest environmental concern the world has ever seen. But what is powering this juggernaut? With the help of retired astrophysicist Ray Weymann, we try to provide simple answers ...

Voters reject water district

Postponing basin control California’s state government has suggested this: enact a water district that can control, maintain, and bill customers for their water use. An estimated 6,000 North County voters re...

The wilderness must be explored

Wilderness Club takes nine students backpacking to study dwindling Joshua trees The beating rays of the sun force salty droplets to the surface of skin. Brittle thorns cling to sand-saturated, woolen socks. Th...