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Everyday Heroes

Thirty-Five Years Of The California Environmental Quality Act

everyday herosThe law which gives ordinary people the ability to stand up to the powerful and well connected has forced special interests to do their fair share to protect California's natural resources. And those special interests are gearing up for an attack on the basic environmental rights of Californians.

Everyday Heroes is a compilation of over 75 Environmental Quality Act success stories written by a number of California's environmental leaders.


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pdf icon Introduction (396 kb PDF file) pdf icon 7 - Infrastructure (1.2 mb PDF file)
pdf icon 1 - Air Quality (928 kb PDF file) pdf icon 8 - Water Policy (760 kb PDF file)
pdf icon 2 - Urban Environment
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pdf icon 9 - Water Quality (568 kb PDF file)
pdf icon 3 - Planning (388 kb PDF file) pdf icon 10 - Groundwater (740 kb PDF file)
pdf icon 4 - Wildlife, Habitat & Farmland
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pdf icon 11 - Historical and Cultural Resources
(460 kb PDF file)
pdf icon 5 - Environmental Justice
(212 kb PDF file)
pdf icon 12 - Perspectives (208 kb PDF file)
pdf icon 6 - Toxics (632 kb PDF file)    

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