Greenhouse Commencement

On May 20th, LA Audubon's Baldwin Hills Greenhouse interns and restoration leaders had their commencement celebrating the years they have been in the program and the work they have done for the community. West LA College students from the Citizens Science program with LA Audubon...

Interns on the Go

On Tuesday, May 9th, I was at the Baldwin Hills Scenic Overlook greenhouse with the greenhouse interns and restoration leaders. I sat down with some of the interns to help with their internship project. This was their last day to finish completing their projects, so,...

Drops Steam Workshop

On May 6th, I participated in the Drops Steam workshop along with LA Audubon Staff at Webster Middle school. It was a cloudy morning and were afraid that it would rain during the event but, knew if that were to happen that we would still...

Earth Day at Kenneth Hahn State Park

Today was such a wonderful day for our Earth day event at Kenneth Hahn state park with volunteers, West LA students, and Greenhouse students. We all readily awaited to be given our tasks for weeding and planting for today's event. We weeded in the native...

Shorebird Sister

Yesterday, on April 15, I invited my 18-year-old sister to do shorebird surveys early in the morning. She did not mind, so, she tagged along. Emily Cobar, my sister (Angela), and I went to the Ballona Creek to begin our survey. Of course, my sister...

Star Volunteer

On April 5, I had another shorebird survey with Tania Romero and a wonderful West LA college student volunteer, Dianna. She has help us before and this was her third time being with us. She has quickly learned to identify most shorebirds in a short...

Planting The Seed of Knowledge

Today I went to Esperanza Elementary School with the Baldwin Hills Greenhouse students to help the greenhouse students improve their teaching skills. Once we got to Esperanza Elementary school we were greeted happily by a large group of Esperanza students in which we each got to...

Counting Shorebirds like Counting sheep!

On March 20th, Tania and I went to our second shorebird survey at the Ballona Creek in Marina del Rey. It was a bright sunny day which is a big improvement from our last survey. In time we had already gotten a decent amount of...