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Shawna Kenney

Shawna Kenney 2019

Shawna Kenney is an author, essayist and freelance writer. Her work has appeared in the LA Weekly, The New York Times, Vice, and Discover Los Angeles, among others. She is a car-free bike and public transportation enthusiast. You can find her online here.

Shawna Kenney 2019
This desert cottontail was dropped off at a rehab center with multiple injuries. He has found a home at an animal habitat. | Renee Grayson/Creative Commons
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How Wildlife Weathers California’s Deadly Wildfires

California’s wildfires have become more destructive and frequent in recent years, leaving behind a profound impact on wildlife. 
A bald eage looks over its three eaglets. | Keith Williams / Creative Commons
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Big Bear Baby Eagle Death Sad But Not Surprising, Expert Says

As difficult as it may be for some humans to stomach, what’s unfolding before our eyes on the Big Bear bald eagle live cam is not unusual.
 Grove and Na Pashley in their front yard with the L.A. River in the background. (large)
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Unique Yards Reflect the Changing Face of the L.A. River

The unconventional yards near the L.A. River indicate how new neighbors and longtime residents are working together to create a safe, verdant and lively community.
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