Category Archives: California parks

Editorial: Stop drones flying over California parks

In case you thought drone crashes in sensitive environmental habitats were rare, understand this: The drone that fell to the ground in the Bolsa Chica Ecological Reserve, chasing 3,000 sleek terns from their nests in the sand, was in does the second to do it in 24 hours. The first scattered another group of terns […]

California parks are treasures. Let’s make it so that we can all make it happen.

California 280 state parks represent the best of California, covering over 1.65 million acres of protected land, 340 miles of coastline and coastal habitat, and over 3,000 historic buildings. From towering redwoods to swept sand beaches, our parks have it all. They provide us with places to bathe in hot springs, explore our state’s unique […]

Disney reopens California parks

LOS ALAMITOS – Tensions are running high in the Los Alamitos Unified School District after parents learned that a teacher at Oak Middle School at the start of the school year asked his students to let him know their preferred pronouns during class. Current and former students said Spectrum News Orange County Office that it […]

SeaWorld opens to out-of-state visitors as other California parks say not so fast

In a break from other Southern California theme parks, SeaWorld this week decided to open its doors to out-of-state visitors who are vaccinated, saying this is now allowed under the news. state COVID-19 guidelines. Meanwhile, Legoland is restricting visits to California residents, as are Universal Studios Hollywood and Disneyland, whose representatives on Wednesday said they […]

Celebrate National Parks Week in Southern California Parks

Fun fact: Did you know California has the most national parks? Yeah, we got nine. Another fun fact: one of California’s national parks is a cluster of islands, and you can get there from LA in about a few hours. If you can’t, sorry. Below are some photos. The National Park Service organizes themed days, […]

EvGateway to provide turnkey charging solution for parks and beaches in Southern California with technology from SIEMENS and Tritium

EvGateway Secures Contract to Deploy Electric Vehicle Charging Infrastructure in Southern California IRVINE, CA / ACCESSWIRE / March 17, 2021 / EvGateway has been awarded a contract with Southern California Edison (SCE) to provide a turnkey charging solution that includes electric vehicle charging infrastructure, charging network, driver assistance, payment gateway and maintenance services for a […]

Which California parks can you visit right now?

Many of our beloved California parks have recently caught fire. Some are currently on fire or threatened by new fires, while others remain shrouded in smoke, and even more are badly damaged and closed indefinitely. Meanwhile, COVID-19 has left indoor spaces unsafe while putting our mental health at risk, intensifying our need to spend time […]

Many California parks and highways closed, including Highway 1 and National Forests

The Bobcat Fire rages in the San Gabriel Mountains. (Irfan Khan / Los Angeles Times) State and local authorities announced the reopening of several parks on Sunday evening, but all of California’s national forests remained closed Monday morning, as well as a 30-mile stretch of Highway 1 south of Big Sur, as the firefighters were […]

Disney and Universal say California parks are ready to reopen – CBS Los Angeles

ANAHEIM (CBSLA) – Daily rides and major theme park attractions remain closed in California. Florida Governor Ron DeSantis said it’s not just the parks that lose, but the people around them. READ MORE: Hundreds of people gather in Corona to remember the victims of the Route 91 Harvest music festival “Not just thousands. Not just […]

Disney shares tumble as company postpones reopening of California parks and workers’ revolt in Florida

Walt Disney Co shares fell 2.4% on Thursday after the company delayed the reopening of its California theme parks and Florida employees pushed to postpone the return of guests to Orlando’s Disney World until mid-season. ” an increase in COVID-19 cases. The company had hoped to reopen Disneyland and Disney California Adventure in Anaheim on […]