Author: lariverrec

Community Paddles

Community Paddles Rangers and kayak concessioneers join together to offer free community paddles to neighbors of the Elysian Valley Los Angeles Recreation Zone several times during the season. Residents are encouraged bring their families to join the fun events and paddle around in kayaks on the Los Angeles River. CONTACT lariverrecreation@mrca.ca.gov or 310-858-7272, Extension 300 Press inquiries only:...

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Learn About Recreational Use of the L.A. River

Learn About Recreational Use of the L.A. River Originally Published: July 29, 2016 Updated: August 2, 2016 The river is a recreational treasure in the midst of a large city, and like urban waterways around the world, it is both easily accessible and easily impacted by humans. The City of L.A., the Council for Watershed Health and Heal the Bay all monitor water quality in the L.A. River. The river can be enjoyed safely by kayakers and other recreational users with appropriate precautions. “We are grateful to Heal the Bay for their study of water quality in the L.A....

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