Going Wild at Nature Gardens

By: Carol Bornstein Virginia Hayes

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Natural History Museum Los Angeles County. Photo: Carol Bornstein

Natural History Museum Los Angeles County. Photo: Carol Bornstein

Nature Gardens at the Los Angeles County Natural History Museum invites wildlife into the heart of the urban environment.

Between our new Nature Gardens and the resources of the Nature Lab, Angelenos can connect the ongoing work of our scientists with the diverse urban wildlife of greater Los Angeles in ways that are directly relevant to all of our daily lives.
—Karen Wise, NHM Vice President of Education and Exhibits

Browse a photo gallery of resident wildlife at Nature Gardens

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