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In the Wake of the Wildfires, Mountain Lions Have Found Themselves in a Transformed World

Recent blazes have decimated the Santa Monica Mountains—and the habitat of L.A.’s big cats
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Earthquake Prep 101: The Time To Get Ready For the Big One Is Now

How to prepare for a catastrophic earthquake in California
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What Was with the Puddle of Tar Oozing onto the Sidewalk on Wilshire Boulevard?

The Bureau of Street services has been at work for weeks cleaning up a primordial mess in Miracle Mile—should Angelenos be concerned?

July 4 Earthquake Shakes L.A.

”That was the longest earthquake I’ve ever experienced”
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Why Is L.A.’s Air Quality So Bad in the Winter?

People, we have a particle problem

Environmentalists Want to Declare Mountain Lions an Endangered Species

A study says some populations of California’s big cats could disappear within our lifetime
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No, L.A. Is Not a Desert

The new book This Is (Not) L.A. takes L.A. cliches and turns them on their heads
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What the Superbloom Looks Like from Space

Hey look, you can see the flowers without trampling them
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How to Help Woolsey Fire First Responders (and How Not To)

The Los Angeles Fire Department took to Facebook with a plea
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How Does California Clean Up After a Disaster Like the Woolsey Fire?

The Woolsey fire is winding down, but the cleanup process is just beginning.