LA Times Agrees: Let’s Preserve CA

We would like to thank the LA Times Editorial Board for its August 23 Opinion piece, “Don’t let Trump roll back California’s environmental gains”. State leaders, along with environmental groups, have already begun […]

Los Angeles Groups Press Legislators to Support Bills Protecting Area’s Water, Air and Workers from Federal Threats

Media Contacts: Bruce Reznik, Los Angeles Waterkeeper, 619-851-9997 Bill Magavern, Coalition for Clean Air, 916-527-8051 Mark! Lopez, East Yard Communities for Environmental Justice, 323-263-2113 LOS ANGELES, August 21, 2017– A coalition of […]

The Fix Is In?

CA Water Fix Vote Coming Fast at MWD by Bruce Reznik Debate around Governor Brown’s proposed California Water Fix, also known as the twin tunnels, is starting to heat up in Southern […]

Lessons from Waterkeepers around the Globe

Author: Watershed Programs Manager, Melissa von Mayrhauser. Contact: melissavm@lawaterkeeper.org How do we do the best job possible to protect Los Angeles County’s watersheds? We learn from fearless watershed protectors from around the […]

Deceiving the Naked Eye: Marine Invasive Species

Guest blog by Adam Obaza – Paua Marine Research Group Invasive species can have nasty effects on local ecosystems. Disturbingly, increased commerce and travel have led to an exponential increase in species introductions. […]

Precedent-Setting Lawsuit Turns LA Water Polluter into Industry Champion

Davis Wire Agrees to Zero Discharge in Settlement with LA Waterkeeper LOS ANGELES, July 7, 2017—On June 30, US District Court Judge Philip S. Gutierrez issued an order entering the consent decree […]

Smarter Water Town Hall Packs the House in Culver City

Local Water Experts Expose Shortcomings of Proposed Ocean Desalination Plant and Highlight Alternatives LOS ANGELES, May 12, 2017—Culver City residents and other engaged community members convened at the Veterans Memorial Building last […]

Students See Firsthand the Need for Ecological Restoration of our LA River

Authored by Melissa von Mayrhauser, LAW’s Watershed Program Manager What would we like to see for the future of the LA River? Just ask some Aspire High School students from Huntington Park […]

Seizing the Moment with the SuperSucker

Authored by Ian Jacobson, LAW’s Dive Program Manager Winter diving can be tough—and this year was no exception, with all of the storms that drenched LA. Luckily, they brought much-needed rain, but […]

It’s Raining, It’s Pouring! Can We Go Back to Wasting Water?

With the recent torrential downpour (by LA standards) engulfing the southland, one of the most common questions we’ve heard at LA Waterkeeper has been “is the drought over?”. Implicit—and sometimes explicit—in this question […]

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