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Bringing Back the Sepulveda Basin

Bringing Back the Sepulveda Basin

A fall workshop will inform conservation efforts that can be done on the Sepulveda Basin, an area that had seen some of its plant life decimated early this year.
L.A. River Design Proposals that Can Handle the Floods

L.A. River Design Proposals that Can Handle the Floods

How can we design along the Los Angeles River, while still taking into account its flow conditions? A scale model helped USC landscape architecture students take into account a ran ...
Federal Appeals Court Says L.A. County is Liable for Waterway Pollution

Federal Appeals Court Says L.A. County is Liable for Waterway Pollution

The U.S. Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals found Los Angeles County and the County Flood Control District liable for excessive amounts of pollutants on the Los Angeles and San Gabriel ...
Explore the Bridges of the L.A. River on Foot

Explore the Bridges of the L.A. River on Foot

Dubbed the "Ten Bridges Epic" walk, Big Parade L.A.'s Dan Koeppel will lead attendees through ten bridges that cross the Los Angeles River.
L.A. River Sustains No Long Term Damage After Tanker Fire

L.A. River Sustains No Long Term Damage After Tanker Fire

Despite the Michael Bay-esque images of a burning Los Angeles River and surrounding vegetation, there's very little to no environmental damage to the river.
New L.A. River Bridge Will Connect Atwater Village to Griffith Park

New L.A. River Bridge Will Connect Atwater Village to Griffith Park

The $6 million suspension bridge would link equestrians and bicyclists in Atwater Village to 56 miles of horse trails in Griffith Park and the Los Angeles River Bikeway.
Summer Evening with Marshmallow Roasting on the L.A. River

Summer Evening with Marshmallow Roasting on the L.A. River

For those eager for a sweet adventure, there was a treat awaiting them at Marsh Park in Elysian Valley -- marshmallows on an open flame. Delicious!
Future of Silver Lake Reservoir Could Be with the L.A. River

Future of Silver Lake Reservoir Could Be with the L.A. River

What will be the role of the reservoir after it is decommissioned in 2015? Environmentalists envision a multi-benefit project that would preserve it while also adding to the health ...