Travis Longcore leads environmental assessment of Baldwin Hills

Travis Longcore leads environmental assessment of Baldwin Hills

Professor Travis Longcore is leading an environmental assessment of the Los Angeles Baldwin Hills using new technology. Described as “the park that oil built” by Longcore, the Baldwin Hills includes residential neighborhoods, parks, and one of the largest urban oil fields in the U.S. Armed with mobile technology, field cameras, and ARcGIS, Longcore and a team including mammalogists, a herpetologist, and a bat expert will be  completing the first biota update of the Baldwin Hills in almost fifteen years.