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What’s Going on With Arcadia’s Lake Baldwin?
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What’s Going on With Arcadia’s Lake Baldwin?

Editor’s Note: In last week’s newspaper, reporter Galen Patterson inadvertently stated that Baldwin Lake contains blue-green algae. According to Arboretum’s CEO Richard Schulhof, trained county personnel had just finished testing Baldwin Lake last week and determined “Baldwin Lake has no blue-green algae at present, nor is there any evidence that has had blue-green algae at any…

What’s Going on with Arcadia’s Lake Baldwin?
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What’s Going on with Arcadia’s Lake Baldwin?

Part 1: The history By Galen Patterson The Los Angeles Arboretum is home to many locally historic treasures. Original buildings from centuries ago, resurrected Native American structures, and peacocks rumored to be descended from the original exotic pets of local land baron Elias “Lucky” Baldwin to name a few. However, one such treasure lies deep…