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Caught on Video: First L.A. River Kayaking Trip after EPA Declares it as 'Navigable'

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It's been done before, but not since the federal government officially declared the L.A. River as navigable, thus under the Clean Water Act. So last week river activists George Wolfe, Joe Linton and others took to a eight-mile portion of the river down the Glendale Narrows between Griffith Park and towards downtown for an inaugural trip.

When it was first announced that the waters were navigable, some LAist commenters asked if it was legal to go kayaking or do other recreation in the river. Unfortunately, that's still a murky issue.