In closing Beachwood Canyon, an attorney says the city and Sunset Ranch Hollywood have "not considered ... the interests of hikers, the surrounding neighborhoods, and the people who care about open space."
A group led by National Wildlife Federation California director Beth Pratt Bergstrom is marching more than 50 miles from the Agoura Hills to Griffith Park to inspire donors to finance a planned animal crossing across the 101.
LA's landmarks are some of the best and most beautiful places to catch Pokémon (Pikachu has been spotted at Griffith Park!), which means you have another excuse to get out and explore the iconic spots for which LA is best-known.
The city wants to stop builders from cutting off "wildlife corridors" traveled by mountain lions and other animals in the Santa Monica Mountains. A law now being drafted would require developers to make sure projects don't constrain the creatures.