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San Ardo Oil Fields | Oil and Natural Gas | Fracking | Water and Energy | Drought | Climate Change | Global Warming | Greenhouse Gas Emissions

San Ardo Oil Fields | Energy and Water in Southern California

I made these photos at the San Ardo oil fields in Southern California, just off Highway 101, as part of an ongoing series exploring the …

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Climate change public demonstration in oakland, California with Jerry Brown

March for Real Climate Leadership

The March For Real Climate Leadership was held in Oakland on Feb 7, 2015. Roughly 8,000 people took part in the largest demonstration against hydraulic …

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Okland Raiders Fan Photography | Oakland Freelance Photographers | San Francisco Freelance Photographers | Drew Bird Photography

NFL Fans | Oakland Raider Nation and the Black Hole | Photo Essay

His face is painted in a crossing pattern of black and white so that his black-sculpted-pointy goatee dives away from his chin. His trained eyes …

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NOLA Food Deserts | New Orleans Urban Farming | San Francisco Photographer | Environmental Photojournalism

New Orleans Urban Farming and Food Security | A Photo Essay

In New Orleans, access to nutritious food for many residents was a problem even before Hurricanes Katrina and Rita. And since then, many food stores …

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Addy's Sandwich Bar food cart. Portland food cart photo story. Editorial and reportage photographer Drew Bird.

Portland Food Carts

The food cart pods, bohemian and bizarre in their own right, have become a tangible manifestation of the ‘je ne se quois’ that helps make Portland weird and wonderful …

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Mob of people running in costumes. Portland Urban Iditarod on Burnside Bridge. Portland, Oregon. San Francisco freelance photographer Drew Bird.

The Portland Urban Iditarod

A reportage style photo essay about a foot race through the streets of Portland, Oregon. A quirky cultural phenomenon including costumes, booze, and music.

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