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Bay Area Non-Profit Helping Build Sustainable Food Sources Through School Gardens

A Bay Area non-profit aims to get people to think about where their food is grown, and spread knowledge about sustainable farming.

12/07/2014

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Warmer Ocean Temperatures Luring Dolphins, Rare Turtle To Northern California Coastline

It’s no bathtub, but Northern California’s warm water is attracting visitors from as far as Ecuador and Alaska.

11/03/2014

U.S. Geological Survey map shows location of 6.0 earthquake Monday. (USGS)

5.6 Earthquake Shakes Colombia, Ecuador

A strong earthquake has shaken an area of South America along the Colombia-Ecuador border region Monday.

10/20/2014

Douglas Kirby (Ronaldo Schemidt/AFP/Getty Images)

AIDS Researcher From Aptos Dies While Climbing Volcano In Ecuador

A 69-year-old American sociologist and researcher on teen sexuality and AIDS died of apparent natural causes Saturday while climbing a volcano in Ecuador, his brother said Thursday.

12/27/2012

A Chevron sign at a Bay Area gas station. (CBS)

Chevron Fined $9.5 Billion In Ecuador

An Ecuadorean judge ruled Monday in an epic environmental case that Chevron Corp. was responsible for oil drilling contamination in a wide swath of Ecuador’s northern jungle.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–02/14/2011

A Chevron sign at a Bay Area gas station. (CBS)

San Francisco Protestors Stage Mock Clean Up At Chevron Stations

Protestors on Sunday staged a mock clean up at a Chevron service station to increase awareness of the oil company’s alleged intentional dumping of toxic waste in the Ecuadorian Amazon.

CBS San Francisco–10/10/2010

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