by ZD Freedman

University of California, Berkeley


This Master of Landscape Architecture thesis proposes a new vision for Compton Creek. The history, character, and demographics of the area around the creek are presented. A design is proposed that would connect the creek to the Los Angeles River Greenway, create three main natural open space destinations, create educational opportunities, improve water quality, and improve bird habitat.

Region: Compton Creek, Los Angeles, California
Publication Type: Technical report
Keywords: design, habitat, Los Angeles, parks, restoration, water, and watersheds