Photo of the Earth as seen from space and the words: Earth Island Institute; You are here.Earth Island Institute

photo of a marsh

HomeProgramsRestoration InitiativesWetland Restoration Grants

Restoration Initiatives

Supporting community-based wetland restoration initiatives

 

Forrestal Nature Preserve

Wetland restoration / Non-native plant removal

Grantee: Palos Verdes Peninsula Land Conservancy
Award: $9950
Total Cost: $20700

Forrestal Nature Preserve restoration project image

The Project involved removal of non-native plants from a riparian area on the Forrestal Nature Preserve, one of the key parcels of the future Portuguese Bend Nature Preserve. The objective was to restore the wetland and discourage further encroachment of non-native plants into the existing habitat on the site. An impressive 1000 hours of volunteer time was donated to the project and 419 Native Plants and trees were put into the ground!

map div
Contact

Palos Verdes Peninsula Land Conservancy
(310) 541-7613
email