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CityAdapt Blog – Local Adaptation Responses on the Global Stage

March 3, 2015

This week, I will attend the first-ever Global Adaptation Network (GAN) Forum in Panama City. The event will draw adaptation experts, practitioners and policymakers from across the globe to share ideas on how to build and successfully move forward adaptation more

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CityAdapt Blog – Health Impacts from Heat Exposure in California

March 2, 2015

With more frequent heat waves predicted, it is essential to study health outcomes associated with elevated temperature.  By identifying vulnerable subgroups, some heat-related deaths, illnesses, and adverse health outcomes can be prevented.  Increased temperatures were found to have same-day effects more


Mar 7, 2015

LAX Adopt-a-Dune

The Bay Foundation presents: What  The LAX Adopt-a-Dune Program provides an opportunity for volunteers to help care for and learn about their natural environment. The LAX El Segundo Dunes is the largest remaining fragment of the El Segundo Dunes complex, more

Mar 7, 2015

Stone Canyon Creek Restoration

Come volunteer with The Bay Foundation at Stone Canyon Creek on the UCLA campus! Use their Volunteer Contact Form to sign up or learn more. Click here for directions to the Stone Canyon Creek Restoration.

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Mar 8, 2015

Salt Marsh and Dunes Tours

An informative nature tour of the salt marsh and dunes. Learn about our coastal ecosystem and explore the wonders of nature right in the middle of urban Los Angeles

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Mar 12, 2015

California Methane Symposium

Methane is a potent greenhouse gas and plays a significant role in California’s changing climate: pound for pound methane traps 84 times more heat than carbon dioxide over the first twenty years. While more science and technology is being dedicated more

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Mar 14, 2015

Freshwater Marsh Tours

An informative tour of the Freshwater Marsh. See a wonderful variety of birds, learn about native plants and how the freshwater system works.

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Mar 14, 2015

Open House at Ballona Discovery Park

A self-guided tour of a 2-acre open air science and cultural exhibit park located at 13110 Bluff Creek Dr., with staff on hand to answer questions.