Second Nature: Adapting L.A.'s Landscape for Sustainable Living

This book presents TreePeople's long-term vision for Los Angeles, with practical solutions for transforming our city into a more sustainable place to live, work and play. 

Included are designs for retrofitting five, real-life urban sites to help address problems such as water pollution, water and energy use, flood management and green waste reduction.

Copies are available for $10 plus $5 for shipping and handling and can be obtained by calling (818) 753-4600 or emailing

Click here to download a pdf (11.45 MB) of Second Nature.