climate: Blame the climate in Woodland Hills on the Santa Monica Mountains, which block 85% of the Pacific Ocean’s cool breezes. But the area's hot summers are perfect for growing citrus, avocados, walnuts, and macadamia nuts.
districts: The seven Neighborhood Council districts in Woodland Hills bring representation to the grassroots level.
geology: A lot of what’s going on in Woodland Hills lies under your feet. What you don’t know could hurt you.
weather: Woodland Hills is subject to temperature extremes, with winter lows ranging from 10°F to 27°F. In July 2006 temperatures reached 119°F, breaking all previous records in the area.