P1: Verdugo Wash, where the Los Angeles River bends and starts its journey to downtown and the port, falls within the scope of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Alternative 20 proposal for river upgrades. If envisioned as expected and approved by Congress, the plan would facilitate ecological connectivity from the mountains to the river. Courtesy Mia Lehrer + Associates and Nuvis
P2: The industrial corridor of the Los Angeles River at the Seventh Street bridge in downtown L.A., as photographed by Lane Barden for his Linear City Portfolio.
P3: The Los Angeles River, a wasteland or opportunity? Courtesy Downtowngal under Wikimedia Commons