Saturday, October 16, was the 20th annual Environmental Media Awards, put on by the Environmental Media Association (EMA). The awards, held in Burbank, Calif., recognize and honor individuals, organizations, and productions that have promoted awareness of environmental issues. Winners of the evening included Ted Turner for a lifetime achievement award for his environmental awareness foundation, blockbuster Avatar, TV show Bones for its episode in which it depicted factory farms, and 30 Rock for its “Sun Tea” episode. Many Hollywood stars, including Natalie Portman, attended the ceremony. Local Los Angeles restaurants, including vegan Restaurant Real Food Daily, catered the after party.
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