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May 8, 2019May 10, 2019
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Sustainability Awards

Friends of Harbors, Beaches & Parks (FHBP)’s consultant Melanie Schlotterbeck has represented Orange County and the non-profit community as a juror for Southern California Association of Governments (SCAG)’s Sustainability Awards for more than five years. Check out the top award for 2019, which went to the City of Ventura – Government for its new park–Kellogg...

February 21, 2019March 1, 2019
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FHBP Attends Workshops

Today we were at the Southern California Association of Governments (SCAG) offices participating in two working group meetings (Sustainability and the Natural and Farmlands Conservation). It is always important to have a seat at the table. We participated in a workshop on climate planning and conservation lands. Our fire study may prove useful to this...

November 30, 2018November 30, 2018
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Lawmakers Need to Step Up

Friends of Harbors, Beaches & Parks (FHBP) has advocated at the policy level to reduce emissions by protecting natural lands (which sequester carbon), but even with landmark legislation the state won’t reach it’s greenhouse gas emission reduction targets. Why? There are no teeth in the legislation. They are simply plans that no jurisdiction is actually...

May 4, 2018May 11, 2018
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SCAG Conference Photos

Every year Friends of Harbors, Beaches and Parks consultant Melanie Schlotterbeck attends the General Assembly offered by the Southern California Association of Governments. It is a time for governmental staff, elected officials, non-profits, consultants and more to get the latest information on land use, housing, and transportation policies. Check out a few event photos from...

March 19, 2018March 19, 2018
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Conservation Workshop (Tuesday, March 27th)

To aid conservation efforts across Southern California, we invite you to join this conservation-focused webinar. Friends of Harbors, Beaches and Parks (FHBP) consultant Melanie Schlotterbeck is one of three speakers featured by the Southern California Association of Governments (SCAG) for its Toolbox Tuesday. Details: Tuesday, March 27, 2018 from 2 – 4 PM (Online) Register...

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