September 27, 2021

Soaked Through.

The creek freaks of Los Angeles seek out the city’s secret water—and fight to set it free.

https://www.altaonline.com/dispatches/a37385693/the-secret-waterways-of-los-angeles-creek-freaks/

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August 25, 2021

L.A. BioBlitz Challenge: First Year Accomplishments.

Over eight weeks, 14,796 observations of animals, insects, and plants were recorded and shared on the iNaturalist app which is used to map and crowdsource research-grade information. These data points will provide biodiversity researchers in the city's L.A. Sanitation and Environment agency with important insights on the current state and distribution of biodiversity. The key findings include:

https://www.lapl.org/collections-resources/blogs/lapl/la-bioblitz-challenge-first-year-accomplishments

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July 13, 2021

UCLA’s ecosystem health report card gives L.A. County a C+.

Report highlights need for more biodiversity protections and equitable access to resources.

https://newsroom.ucla.edu/releases/ecosystem-health-report-card-los-angeles-county

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June 07, 2021

L.A. Public Library Launches Biodiversity Challenge To Map Native Species.

The Los Angeles Public Library Monday launched its L.A. Bioblitz Challenge to encourage Angelenos to photograph and map native animals, insects and plants across the city.

https://mynewsla.com/life/2021/06/07/l-a-public-library-launches-biodiversity-challenge-to-map-native-species/

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May 10, 2021

Wildlife Pilot Study Requests Feedback.

Los Angeles City Planning has announced updated resources for the Wildlife Pilot Study, including a new webpage and informational video. This update also highlights the release of the Draft Wildlife Ordinance for public review and feedback.

https://www.randomlengthsnews.com/archives/2021/05/10/wildlife-pilot-study-requests-feedback/33623?v=7516fd43adaa

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March 16, 2021

A SoCal ‘SnailBlitz' Is Now Crawling, Nature Lovers.

Is damp weather summoning slugs to your yard? Share a photo and help the Natural History Museum understand these marvelous mollusks better.

https://www.nbclosangeles.com/the-scene/a-socal-snailblitz-is-now-crawling-nature-lovers/2550701/?amp

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February 12, 2021

SAND-TO-SNOW NATURE HUNT THIS WEEKEND.

It’s been five years since the Sand-to-Snow National Monument was created, and the powers-that-be will celebrate the occasion with a free public nature hunt. Hosted by the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) and the Forest Service, the event will begin at noon on Friday, February 12 and go through Sunday, February 14.

All ages are welcome to participate using the free smartphone app iNaturalist to identify species of plants and animals along designated Monument trails. The public’s gathered data will be used by BLM and the Forest Service to better grasp the various species within the Monument.

http://z1077fm.com/sand-to-snow-nature-hunt-this-weekend/

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November 13, 2020

Wildlife Group Asks Businesses To Donate Plywood Used During Unrest To Help Build Enclosures For Animals.

A local non-profit group is hoping to take wooden boards used by businesses during protests and more recently, over fears there could be post-election unrest, and repurpose them for a good cause.

https://losangeles.cbslocal.com/2020/11/12/california-wildlife-center-donate-plywood/amp/

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October 23, 2020

P-22 Day Will Stride Onto Our Screens, Mountain Lion Fans.

The annual celebration for our region's most famous feline isn't cancelled, oh joy.

https://www.nbclosangeles.com/the-scene/p-22-day-will-stride-onto-our-screens-mountain-lion-fans/2448446/?amp

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September 02, 2020

California Biodiversity Day 2020 - California Natural Resources Agency

This year, we are excited to have many partners joining us to host California Biodiversity Day events from September 5 to September 13. Please check out the events below to see how you can participate in celebrating California Biodiversity Day 2020!

https://resources.ca.gov/biodiversityday2020

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