love everything about this

Banning Ranch, considered the biggest undeveloped expanse of private land along the Southern California coast, will be preserved.

A group of conservation organizations announced on Monday that the 387-acre parcel in coastal Orange County has been purchased for the public. It is now known as the Randall Preserve, in recognition of a Newport Beach couple who were instrumental in the land’s purchase.

#banningranch #randallpreserve #orangecounty #newportbeach #conservation #landtrust

at first glance i like this

we’ll see what happens after it simmers a bit, i haven’t even read the article yet.

“F1 drivers barred from political statements unless approved

“Formula One drivers will need prior written permission from the sport’s governing body to make ‘political statements’ from next season following an update of the International Sporting Code.”

no excuse for this

“Third air bag death confirmed, owners urged to get repairs

“Stellantis and U.S. safety regulators have confirmed that an exploding Takata air bag inflator has killed another driver.

“The company and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration reiterated warnings to owners of 274,000 older Dodge and Chrysler vehicles to stop driving them until faulty inflators are replaced.”

certainly this is the first and only time this has ever happened

Officer allegedly used law enforcement system to get woman’s name after he saw her shopping

A Connecticut police officer is out on bond Wednesday after allegedly accessing the Connecticut On-Line Law Enforcement Teleprocessing System to illegally obtain information on a woman he saw while on an assignment, KTLA sister station WTNH reports.

Cop15: Lula calls on rich nations to give more to protect Earth’s ecosystems

the USA has been the biggest contributor, we need to take the charge in helping to make things right. we’ve already proven that we can cut usage greatly.

remember the beginning of the covid pandemic when pollution levels were historically low around the world? here’s a reminder.

absolute legend

“MacKenzie Scott’s Unrestricted Gifts Transform the Organizations That Receive Them, Study Finds

“As of last spring, MacKenzie Scott had donated nearly US$13 billion in unrestricted gifts to 277 nonprofit organizations, transforming the ways the grantees function and reshaping philanthropy in the process, a new study shows.”