Lila Higgins

Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County

Guest/KCRW Staff

Director of the community science program at the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County.

Lila Higgins on KCRW

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How animals in the concrete jungle are dating in the wild

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The holly, with its prickly green leaves and bright red berries, is often used as decoration this time of year.

Toyon: California’s indigenous plant is festive, beautiful and edible

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LA got new species of mosquitoes around 2011: the Asian tiger mosquito, the yellow fever mosquito, and the Australian backyard mosquito.

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