Research

As part of its founding mission, HCBF studies the impact of Port operations on the communities of Wilmington and San Pedro. We have completed a noise study of Wilmington, a San Pedro Noise Study currently in progress, and an completed off-Port land use impact study of Wilmington and San Pedro. We have also compiled a list of free tools and resources to help you better understand the environmental and health landscape of San Pedro and Wilmington.

Click here to read more about HCBF’s Land Use Study

Click here to read more about HCBF’s San Pedro Noise Study

Click here to read more about HCBF’s Wilmington Noise Study

Tools & Resources

CalEnviroScreen 2.0 
CalEnviroScreen is “a screening methodology that can be used to help identify California communities that are disproportionately burdened by multiple sources of pollution,” such as Wilmington and San Pedro.

Plan for Healthy LA Profile: Wilmington

Plan for Healthy LA Profile: San Pedro

Hidden Hazards: A Call to Action for Healthy, Livable Communities
Hidden Hazards provides new evidence of the high density of air pollution hazards and exposure in certain areas of Los Angeles.

ZIMAS
ZIMAS is a city of LA mapping tool regarding individual parcels of land, and if any have additional requirements about container height, landscaping, setbacks, etc.