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Thesis snippets: urban nature isn't a consolation prize

The ways that we demarcate places as natural or unnatural, wild or urban, have many implications. One of these is people’s rights to experience and to belong. 345 more words

Los Angeles

4 Rescued From Island Amid Raging LA River

ATWATER VILLAGE (CBSLA.com) — Four people were rescued from an island on the raging Los Angeles River to the shore in Atwater Village early Monday morning. 210 more words


The Bridge and the River

Sunday afternoon I took a walk across the Hyperion Bridge. I shot this short video on the way up.

I also spent some time at Red Car River Park, just next to the bridge. 15 more words

LA History

Restructuring the Landscape Along the Los Angeles

I recently took a trip to Minneapolis, Minnesota to visit some friends. I found the city’s relationship with the Mississippi River endlessly inspiring, a true river town. 333 more words

Landscape Architecture

What Can We Learn From the Adaptive Species of the LA River?

Over the weekend I finally biked the LA River Bike Path, more specifically, the Elysian Valley Bicycle & Pedestrian Path through the area known as the Glendale Narrows. 520 more words

Landscape Architecture

"The Tie that Binds," Art that Makes a Difference

by Deb Shaw

Artist Mel Chin has a new Land Art project in Los Angeles, entitled The Tie that Binds. Created for Los Angeles’ … 720 more words