Ecology

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Giant Cane

Giant Cane

Joe Linton, writer and advocate with educator Alicia Katano, explaining the invasive nature and the origins of Arundo Donax also known as "Giant Cane."
Egrets

Egrets

Ecologist Dan Cooper explains the two species of egrets and the great blue heron that inhabit the Los Angeles River.
Native Flora

Native Flora

Ecologist Ellen Mackey describes the various native species found in an alluvial sagebrush ecosystem, once common to flood plains like the Tujunga Wash and the Los Angeles River ba ...
Ellen Mackey

Ellen Mackey

We met biologist, Ellen Mackey outside the Sizzler off of Sunland Ave from the 210 Freeway and followed her up Foothill Boulevard towards the mountains. After just a few miles, we ...
Golden Shore Marine Reserve

Golden Shore Marine Reserve

A short distance from the mouth of the river, the Golden Shore Marine Reserve is a small inlet where one may see Great Blue Herons, Sandpipers, Cormorants and Terns. Alicia Katano ...
Dan Cooper

Dan Cooper

Dan Cooper, an authority on California bird identification and ecology, has spotted species near the river that haven't been seen for over a century, hinting that revitalization of ...