Frustrated Residents Still Await Cleanup Outside Exide Battery PlantSix months ago, Terry Cano received disturbing news -- soil samples taken from her yard contained hazardous waste levels of lead in a neighborhood less than two miles from the former Exide Battery Recycling Facility.
NASA Gives $1.3M Grant To CSUN Professor To Study Possible Soil Ties To Extraterrestrial LifeA Cal State Northridge professor has been awarded $1.3 million grant to search for signs of extraterrestrial life in the frozen soil of Earth.
Lacrosse Field At Beverly Hills High School Closed After Discovery Of Arsenic In SoilPadlocks secure the lacrosse field at Beverly Hills High School after levels of arsenic were found in the soil.
12 Schools Near Exide Plant To Be Tested For LeadAre local children playing in school yards contaminated with lead? That is a question that some members of a Boyle Heights community have been asking for nearly two years and they soon may have an answer.
List Of LAUSD Schools Near Exide Plant That Will Be Tested For LeadThese are a list of schools within the Los Angeles Unified School District located near the Exide Battery Recycling Plant that are expected to be tested for lead.
Experts Say You Can Make Your Garden Drought-Friendly And Keep Its GrandeurAs new water restrictions are set to begin Wednesday, landscape designers offered practical solutions and water-saving tips that can be incorporated into gardening.
Long Beach Unveils Great Wall Of Mulch Built To Block City's Road NoiseThe wall, located in Hudson Park next to the Terminal Island Freeway, was built as a buffer between West Long Beach neighborhoods and the noisy port traffic.
Carson Mayor Calls On City Council To Declare Condition Of Local Emergency Over Polluted SoilMembers of the Carson City Council were expected to hold a special meeting after the city's mayor urged lawmakers to declare a state of emergency over polluted soil in one local neighborhood.
Gardening Guru Nick Federoff Reveals Little-Known Nursery SecretGardening expert Nick Federoff reveals a little-known nursery secret. For more information, visit ThingsGreen.com.
Tips for Preparing Your Vegetable Garden This SummerAre you considering growing your own vegetables to save money and eat healthier? Growing a garden takes some advanced planning, as well as a great deal of time, patience and effort. Utilize these 10 helpful tips to prepare your garden and make it flourish.
Inland Empire Residents Link Deaths To Tainted Soil Residents of a neighborhood in Riverside County say a dangerous cocktail of contaminants is buried underneath their homes.
What's The Mysterious Black Dust Blanketing The San Gabriel Valley?San Gabriel Valley residents have been noticing a mysterious black dust blanketing their neighborhoods for the past two days.
Nick Federoff Discusses Soil pH Balance And PlantsGreen expert Nick Federoff appeared on KCAL9 News on Saturday morning to discuss soil pH balancing. For more information, visit ThingsGreen.com.
Green Expert Nick Federoff’s Simple Steps To Solarize Your SoilGreen expert Nick Federoff appeared on KCAL9 News on Saturday morning with simple steps to solarizing your soil. For more information, visit <a title="ThingsGreen.com" href="http://ThingsGreen.com">ThingsGreen.com</a>.
In The Garden: The ABC's Of Sand, Silt, And SoilGreen expert Nick Federoff appeared on KCAL9 News on Saturday morning to explain the differences between sand, soil and silt.