Northern California Public Media presents Living Downstream: The Environmental Justice Podcast.

Northern California Public Media presents Living Downstream: The Environmental Justice Podcast, produced in association with the NPR One mobile app. Living Downstream explores environmental justice in communities from California to Indonesia and is hosted by NCPM News Director Steve Mencher. The podcast features some of the most experienced environmental reporters in the public radio system, as well as a handful of talented newcomers.

Fire and Rain

31-01-2019

The peat swamp forests of Borneo are the site of a failed agricultural experiment. As indigenous people lost their livelihood, carbon poured into the atmosphere. From the jungles of Indonesia, our first international edition.

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 74.3MB - Duration: 32:28 m (320 kbps 44100 Hz)




Klamath Water Wars

22-01-2019

Dams on the Klamath River in Northern Calif. and southern Oregon will be removed in the next few years, due to compromises among warring groups that put aside self-interest. Learn how competing priorities were addressed.

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 77.93MB - Duration: 34:03 m (320 kbps 44100 Hz)




Trailer Park Activists of the Eastern Coachella Valley

15-12-2018

Farmworkers have long lived in awful conditions in California’s Coachella Valley. Reporter Ruxandra Guidi has been visiting one community for a decade. She says community health workers are now making a difference there.

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 49.41MB - Duration: 21:35 m (320 kbps 44100 Hz)




Uranium - Toxic Legacy at Red Water Pond Road

27-11-2018

Navajo residents of the Red Water Pond Road community in New Mexico near Church Rock have lived with radioactive contamination for 50 years. They’re tired of being in a state of toxic limbo the uranium industry bequeathed when it packed up and left.

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Filetype: MP3 - Size: 79.37MB - Duration: 34:40 m (320 kbps 44100 Hz)




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