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Chris Clarke

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Environment Editor — KCET-TV (Burbank, CA)
Covers:  science, environment, sonoran desert, politics, endangered species, desert conservation, mojave desert, renewable energy, southern california, california
Doesn't Cover: high-end tourism

I'm Environment Editor at http://KCET.org. I also write on my blog at http://coyot.es/crossing

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@canislatrans — 3,931 followers, 23,689 tweets

May 21, 2017

Thumbnail of a poster inspired by a conversation with well-meaning tourists.  https://www.instagram.com/p/BUYHv3xgzJe/ 

May 21, 2017

RT @REasther: As a theoretical physicist, I have never been impressed by Sokal's prank - it mainly proves that academics trust their colleagues 4/N

May 20, 2017

Of course I catch the stupid math error after it gets retweeted. 109 years, not 99.

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What was your first job as a journalist?

I started out in 1989 as a volunteer writer for monthly newsletter of the Ecology Center in Berkeley, CA. Started as editor there in 1992.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes, but I abandoned them for word processing in the early 1980s.

How is social media changing news?

Making it faster, more democratic, more prone to rumor

Awards

Los Angeles Press Club Award

2012 - Advocacy Journalism
Tied for Third Place for a series on the environmental issues facing the California deserts