Levi Camden Draheim, the youngest of the 21 youth plaintiffs in Juliana v. United States, hugs Xiuhtezcatl Martinez after arriving at the Eugene’s Courthouse. With only 11-year-old, Levi traveled all the way from Satellite Beach, Florida, where he has seen a growth of several environmental problems. The area has seen an increase of environmental storms and thousands of fish have been dying as a result of high concentrations of toxic red tide algae.
About one hundred-people hold candles right before the moment when hundreds of street lamps were turned on in an event named Light Up Downtown, in Eugene, Oregon. The event organized by the Government of Eugene in the downtown area is one of the most popular of the year, but it’s also a controversial one. As a consequence, several homeless people, who normally camp in downtown, were moved from downtown to a different side of the city, and about 15 people protested
During the winter, rough days of snow are a routine in Cedar City. Located at the bottom of the Cedar Mountain, 210 miles south of Salt Lake City, in Iron County, Utah, Cedar City is the home for the T-Birds at the Southern Utah University. Students here represent less than a third of the total city’s population, which is around 30,000 people.