See also: "The Los Angeles River Is A 'Navigable Waterway?' Indeed, According To The EPA."
No more jokes about how the Los Angeles River is more just a soggy trash chute than a place of nature, OK? Got it?
Because as of yesterday, according to Friends of the Los Angeles River, California Governor ... More >>
southpasadena.blogspot.comYou don't even want to know what's going on down there.Awesome.
The Pasadena Star-News has released a two-part expose on South Pasadena's almost incomprehensibly crappy sewage system (complete with violation maps and damning documents). Turns out the consequences o ... More >>
Environmental groups trying to protect Malibu's Surfrider beach have been embroiled in a federal lawsuit against L.A. County for more than two years, trying to prove that the county is responsible for contaminating the waters with sewage and violating permits related to the Clean Water Act.
But ... More >>
Councilman Ed Reyes.Los Angeles city Councilman Ed Reyes is proposing to decriminalize non-motorized boating in the Los Angeles River. A motion to direct city officials to work with county and federal authorities to study the issue was introduced to the full council Tuesday.
The move follows ... More >>
Reporters, urban explorers and environmentalists have been canoeing down the Los Angeles River since at least 1958, often as a jaw-dropping stunt to draw attention to the contrast between concrete jungle and undeterred nature along the waterway.
Now the river has been declared a "traditional ... More >>