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Restoring Ken Malloy Harbor Regional Park

The herculean task of ridding Ken Malloy Harbor Regional Park and adjacent Lake Machado of weeds, vagrant encampments, pollutants and invasive species, including baseball-size snails and voracious water snakes, has finally begun. Read more: At L.A.'s Lake Machado and adjacent park, a long-awaited restoration
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