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Expanded Marsh Park Opens in Elysian Valley

Expanded Marsh Park Opens in Elysian Valley

The three-acre expansion includes tree-lined paths and a free play meadow, along with thirteen fitness stations, outdoor classrooms, and a 200-person Spanish mission-style picnic p ...
Two Mayors Clean Up Los Angeles River over Kings-Ducks Bet

Two Mayors Clean Up Los Angeles River over Kings-Ducks Bet

A friendly wager got two mayors down to the banks of Los Angeles River at the Glendale Narrows last weekend.
16mm L.A. River Film Screening in Echo Park

16mm L.A. River Film Screening in Echo Park

The Los Angeles River has been in the city long before Los Angeles, but it takes a special medium to make one realize the passage of time, that rushes on even without our notice.
Fly Fishing the Los Angeles River

Fly Fishing the Los Angeles River

Where there's water, there will always be fishermen wondering if they can hook a fish on their line.
Rain Causes L.A. River Rec Zones to Close

Rain Causes L.A. River Rec Zones to Close

The MRCA observed stormwater discharge in the Los Angeles River following the rain storm over the weekend.
Southern California Steelhead Story Reveals Tensions Between Man and Nature

Southern California Steelhead Story Reveals Tensions Between Man and Nature

Historically, human activity has put undue pressure on the steelhead population of Southern California. Are we doing enough to ensure the sustainability of our natural environment?
Getting a Grasp on Water at the Natural History Museum

Getting a Grasp on Water at the Natural History Museum

Do you know where your water comes from? How can we increase awareness for water usage and its consequences to the rest of Los Angeles?
Aerial Photographs Capture a View from Above the L.A. River

Aerial Photographs Capture a View from Above the L.A. River

Architectural photographer Lane Barden unveils a Los Angeles River many Angelenos have yet to see -- a river seen from above.