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writer , Environmental educator

Wesley Marx, American writer, environmental educator. Member California Tahoe Reg. Planning Agency, Lake Tahoe, 1981-1983, California Attorney General's Environmental Task Force, 1972-1978, Irvine Planning Commission, 1972-1973. Member Center for Law in Public Interest (trustee since 1979), Scripps Oceanog. Society, National Marine Education Association, Friends of Newport Bay.

Background

Marx, Wesley was born on November 2, 1934 in Los Angeles, California, United States. Son of Edward Howard and Kathleen (Woods) Marx.

Education

Bachelor in Political Science, Stanford University, 1956.

Career

Reporter, Pasadena (California) Star News, 1960-1961;contributing editor, Los Angeles Magazine, Beverly Hills, California, 1961-1964;author, lecturer, Irvine, California, since 1966. Member National Research Council coastal science and policy panel, 1992, marine monitoring, 1987-1988. Lecturer social ecology, University of California, Irvine.

Consultant California Coastal Commission, San Francisco.

Works

Membership

Member California Tahoe Reg. Planning Agency, Lake Tahoe, 1981-1983, California Attorney General's Environmental Task Force, 1972-1978, Irvine Planning Commission, 1972-1973. Member Center for Law in Public Interest (trustee since 1979), Scripps Oceanog.

Society, National Marine Education Association, Friends of Newport Bay.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: diving, body surfing, fishing, hiking, gardening.

Connections

Married Judith Ann Mell, August 26, 1962. Children: Christopher, Heather, Tyler.

father:
Edward Howard Marx

mother:
Kathleen (Woods) Marx

spouse:
Judith Ann Mell

children:
Christopher Marx

Heather Marx

Tyler Marx