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By Joyce Amaro, LA Stormwater Public Education Manager With summer almost over, my BFF Angela and I decided to take our young children down to San Pedro this past weekend to visit the tide pools just below the Point Fermin lighthouse. I was optimistic that our kids would see and touch a few sea creatures they…

An Interview with Rainwater Harvester Christopher McKinnon

Rain barrels are pretty neat. They connect to downspouts and capture water so that it doesn’t run into the storm drains after a heavy rain, ultimately reducing the pollution that makes it into our waterways. The collected water can then be used for various purposes like watering a garden or plants. The LA Stormwater Program…

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