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Environmental Leadership is “Incubating” at UCSB

Monday, June 10th, 2019
With the country's first Environmental Studies program and the birthplace of Earth Day, leadership is no stranger here in Santa Barbara. But that doesn't stop UCSB faculty and students from pursuing innovation in the field. Robert Stark talks to UCSB Professor Simone Pulver about her new environ [...]
With the country's first Environmental Studies program and the birthplace of Earth Day, leadership is no stranger he [...]

Exxon Oil Platforms Purportedly Violated Federal Regulations During Refugio Oil Spill

Thursday, June 06th, 2019
As oil giant ExxonMobil seeks permission to move oil by truck along the central coast - new information reveals the company’s offshore oil platforms were in violation of federal standards at the time of the 2015 Refugio Oil Spill. KCSB's Bryndon Madison has the story.
As oil giant ExxonMobil seeks permission to move oil by truck along the central coast - new information reveals the co [...]

ExxonMobil’s Attempt to Reintroduce Oil Platform to Santa Barbara

Thursday, May 30th, 2019
Reports released this month reveal ExxonMobil’s oil platforms off of Santa Barbara’s coast were found to be out of compliance with federal regulations at the time of the Refugio Oil Spill back in 2015. Now, four years later, Exxon is seeking to ramp up production while the federal safety agency re [...]
Reports released this month reveal ExxonMobil’s oil platforms off of Santa Barbara’s coast were found to be out of com [...]

IV Memorial: We Remember Them, Acts of Love & Compassion

Friday, May 24th, 2019
An online exhibition has been created honoring the acts of love and compassion that emerged in Isla Vista and on the UCSB campus following the deadly tragedy in Isla Vista in 2014. KCSB's Lisa Osborn spoke with UCSB librarian Annie Platoff to find out more.
An online exhibition has been created honoring the acts of love and compassion that emerged in Isla Vista and on the U [...]

New Oil Company Attempting to Restart Oil Production in Santa Barbara

Thursday, May 23rd, 2019
The oil company found criminally responsible has been slapped with more than 3-million dollars in fines. Now, another oil company is making an effort to restart oil production operations in the area. As KCSB’s Bryndon Madison, reports - the plan is getting some support from leaders in north coun [...]
The oil company found criminally responsible has been slapped with more than 3-million dollars in fines. Now, anothe [...]