US Fish & Wildlife Service selects FoLAR Education Initiative for Urban Wildlife Refuge Partnership

March 10, 2014 · · Uncategorized · Comments Off

  Interior Secretary Sally Jewell & Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti join FoLAR’s Lewis MacAdams & Shelly Backlar at LA State Historic Park on March 10, 2014 (Photos by William Preston Bowling)   Date: March 10, 2014 Contact: Oliver DelGado (LA Mayor Garcetti) 323-384-1789 Secretary Jewell, Mayor Garcetti Announce Urban Wildlife Refuge Partnership to.

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Kayak Season Approaches: Two Territories Open in 2014?

February 10, 2014 · · Uncategorized · Comments Off

On February 10, 2014 a report was presented to the City of LA Arts, Parks, Health, Aging & River Committee entitled, “Los Angeles River Recreational Zone Pilot Program 2013: Summary Report and Recommendations”.  Download the 102-page PDF document here: LARRZPP CommitteeReport 2014 2 5.  In the meeting, Committee Chair Mitch O’Farrell asked the Office of.

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The Great Los Angeles River CleanUp 2014: Three Saturdays!

January 6, 2014 · · Uncategorized · Comments Off

  Click the flyer to reach the LARiver CleanUp page!              

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FoLAR rallies LA River support in Washington, D.C.

December 18, 2013 · · Uncategorized · Comments Off

Lewis MacAdams, president of Friends of the Los Angeles River, joined a delegation of elected officials who traveled to Washington D.C. in October 2013 to garner federal support of LA River ARBOR Study Alternative 20. L to R: Lewis MacAdams, City Councilmember Cedillo, City Councilmember Bob Blumenfield, City Councilmember Mitch O’Farrell, Assemblymember Gomez  L to.

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LA River Ecosystem Study Alt 20 Endorsements and Press

November 15, 2013 · · Uncategorized · Comments Off

View Mayor Eric Garcetti’s river petition at View a 2-minute VIDEO with aerials and renderings of the river Alternative 20 has been endorsed by government officials and agencies: U. S. Representatives Lucille Roybal-Allard, Adam Schiff, and Xavier Becerra U. S. Department of the Interior U. S. Environmental Protection Agency California State Senators Fran Pavley,.

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