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Take the River to the People and the People to the River

We are a non-profit organization founded in 1986 to protect and restore the natural and historic heritage of the Los Angeles River and its riparian habitat through inclusive planning, education and wise stewardship.Since then we’ve expanded to become the Los Angeles River’s foremost advocate and have developed groundbreaking education and community programs.Every day Friends of the Los Angeles River works to create a swimmable, fishable, boatable, bikeable Los Angeles River.The River is yours to enjoy!

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FoLAR. Fandango. Future.

What does the future of the LA River look like? We have an answer you can see with your own eyes at the FoLAR Fandango this Saturday. It’s not one vision – it’s a mosaic of visions from every corner of the LA River community led by three stunning models of iconic and groundbreaking projects. Go to […]