Where the buffalo take a break

Photo by Deni Porej Deni Porej captured this photo of some bison enjoying a rest in the playground on...

Outdoor Dining

A deer finds something to snack on, on the porch of a Avalon home recently.

Avalon City Council gets briefing on DDT waste site

By Ted Apodaca At its June 1 meeting, the Avalon City Council got a briefing from the UC Santa...

City of Avalon supporting DDT cleanup resolution

Avalon Assistant City Manager Michael Parmer reported at last week’s city council meeting that the city had participated...

Push for DDT waste cleanup gaining support

Momentum is building to put pressure on Congress and the Environmental Protection Agency to address the recent documentation of an estimated 27,000...

New survey finds massive DDT waste dump

Barrels of toxic waste were dumped in the waters off Catalina Shortly after World War II until the early...

The freedom of a leash: Conservancy asks public to leash dogs

It is more important than ever to use a leash while out with your dog. Avalon city and...

Virtual ‘Catalinaland’ event set for Saturday

This Saturday, April 10, Catalina Island Museum and Charles Phoenix will present “Catalinaland” virtually at 6 p.m. Retro pop culture humorist, author...

Conservancy surveys the secretive Scripps’s murrelet

Catalina Island Conservancy studies a threatened, nocturnal seabird A sliver of moon provided just enough light to steer the...

Catalina’s ‘Dr. Bill’ honored for increasing public awareness of marine environment

By Jeffrey Bozanic William Bushing, Ph.D. received the 2020 Environmental Enrichment Award. He’s been based on...
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