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Joshua Tree Is Getting Too Popular for Its Own Good

As visitors flood the national park, new visitor centers, faster entry gates, and refreshed campgrounds are all in the works

The Most Surprising Little Urban Farm in L.A. Is on a Mar Vista Side Street

Casamor Farm sells its produce on the honor system, and "it works perfectly"

How to Upgrade Your Pup’s Dog Park Experience in L.A.

Your dog deserves better than a fenced-in dirt lot

A Beautiful New Park Is About to Open Just East of Chinatown

Los Angeles State Historic Park has been in the works for over ten years

The Autry Museum Is Investigating the Histories of Griffith Park—and It Needs Your Help

As the park's quasquicentennial approaches, the Autry is collecting memories

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Once shy of green space, L.A. is now blooming with urban sanctuaries large and small

A Guide to L.A.’s Best Secret Gardens

The city is notoriously park poor, but you can always find a sliver of green—if you know where to look
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This Tiny, Blue Butterfly Is in Trouble. Local Conservationists Are Fighting to Change That

The El Segundo Blue Butterfly has been on the federal list of endangered species since the 1970s—will habitat restoration save the day?