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Mel Nutter: California Coastal Commission Oral History Project

Interviewee(s):
Nutter, Mel
Interviewer(s):
Holmes, Todd
Title:
Mel Nutter: California Coastal Commission Oral History Project
Abstract:
Mel Nutter is an environmental lawyer and coastal advocate in Long Beach, California. He was active in the 1972 Proposition 20 campaign that created the California Coastal Commission, and served on both the South Coast Regional Coastal Commission and the State Coastal Commission between 1977 and 1985. Afterward, he continued to be active in an array of coastal issues that went before the commission, and has served in executive capacities on the Sierra Club Coastal Committee, the Long Beach Environmental Advisory Committee, and the Amigos de Bolsa Chica.
Subject area(s):
Natural Resources, Land Use, and the Environment
Interview date(s):
2017
Project:
California Coastal Commission
Rights:
Mel Nutter, “Mel Nutter: California Coastal Commission Oral History Project” conducted by Todd Holmes in 2017, Oral History Center, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley, 2018.