Supporting community-based wetland restoration initiatives
Bolsa Chica Ecological Reserve: Upper Salt Marsh
Coastal salt marsh restoration and interactive environmental education
Grantee: Bolsa Chica Conservancy
Total Cost: $55700
The project restored approximately one acre of coastal salt marsh and adjacent upland habitat on Little Mesa in the Bolsa Chica Ecological Reserve at Warner Avenue and Pacific Coast Highway. The restoration project was the subject of the Wetlands Education and Restoration Program – an interactive educational outreach program integrated with an in-classroom presentation on wetland ecology and conservation at the Bolsa Chica Interpretive Center and hands-on restoration at the Bolsa Chica Wetlands.