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Earth Day History!

April 20, 2018

Earth Day is celebrated annually on April 22nd to mark the anniversary of the modern environmental movement. This date was supposedly chosen because students were more likely to be available, as it falls between spring breaks and final exams. The more

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Mark Wainwright Talks Costa Rican Ecology!

April 11, 2018

Mark Wainwright (Children’s Eternal Rainforest, Costa Rica) is visiting LMU from April 12-18th! Mark has lived and worked in Costa Rica since 1991, in the fields of environmental education and conservation. He works as a lead or guest instructor for more


Apr 28, 2018

Earth Day Celebration

Sponsored by Friends of Ballona Wetlands, CURes is excited to support this Celebration. The Friends are organizing a restoration project of the saltwater marsh habitat in the Wetlands, a vital local ecosystem and part of the last remaining coastal wetlands more

Ballona Wetlands

May 12, 2018

Bird LA Day

CURes is partnering with the Friends of Ballona Wetlands on two events to celebrate Bird LA Day 2018! Breakfast with the Birds: Join us for a special Beginner Birding workshop at Ballona Freshwater Marsh! Learn to how to identify common more