Environment

Top Story: Trouble at sea

Trouble at sea A punishing heat wave sent thousands of people fleeing to the beach this week, but many who tried to cool off in the ocean found… [Read more]
Coast and Mountains
Mountain protections soon a reality

Mountain protections soon a reality

Culminating one of Los Angeles County’s longest-running environmental efforts, the Board of Supervisors on Tuesday gave final approval to a series of sweeping development restrictions… [Read more]
Urban Rivers and Streams
Fishing for L.A. River fans

Fishing for L.A. River fans

It may not rival TV’s Bassmasters, but Los Angeles is about to get a small taste of fishing glory. This Saturday, advocacy group Friends of… [Read more]
Going Green
A farewell to lawns

A farewell to lawns

Start saying so long to the lawns of Southern California. As the realities of climate change and drought have begun to sink in statewide, local… [Read more]