Fishing Line Recycling Program Will Save L.A. River's Majestic Birds

The problem begins when birds smell the remnants of fish on the discarded line and hunt for them in the regular trash bins where fishermen dispose of their lines.

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Growing an Urban Agriculture Hub on the Los Angeles River

Growing an Urban Agriculture Hub on the Los Angeles River

A study concluded that the 660-acre area bisected by the L.A. River within Lincoln Heights, Cypress Park, and Chinatown neighborhoods is an ideal neighborhood to encourage urban ag ...
Desalination Isn't the Solution to L.A.'s Water Supply

Desalination Isn't the Solution to L.A.'s Water Supply

But conserving water and making full use of the L.A. River watershed could be.
Pedestrians and Bicyclists Disappointed Over Glendale-Hyperion Bridge Decision

Pedestrians and Bicyclists Disappointed Over Glendale-Hyperion Bridge Decision

One side advocated for a two-sidewalk option that would save pedestrians a pesky detour; the other wanted a one-sidewalk option that would give room for cars and avoid possible tra ...
Two L.A. River Park Projects Debut in the San Fernando Valley

Two L.A. River Park Projects Debut in the San Fernando Valley

The 1/4 mile segment of the planned Valleyheart Riverwalk Park is yet another bead in the so-called emerald necklace that would link green spaces from the Los Angeles River.
A Home by the River for Women at Work

A Home by the River for Women at Work

WCCW was created to be a place where women could work on their creative endeavors and be around others who would complement and nurture their work.
How to Enjoy the L.A. River This Summer

How to Enjoy the L.A. River This Summer

Here's all you need to know about this year's L.A. River Recreation Zone.
A Community Rises in a Once-Barren Cypress Park Rail Yard

A Community Rises in a Once-Barren Cypress Park Rail Yard

The development includes a new transit stop for the Metro Rapid Bus Line, as well as future access to Elysian Valley via a pedestrian bridge.
To Road Diet or Not on Glendale-Hyperion Bridge

To Road Diet or Not on Glendale-Hyperion Bridge

Red Car Bridge project is a positive thing, but Hyperion Avenue could benefit from a "Complete Street" bridge that's accessible to everyone -- pedestrians, cyclists, and motorists.
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