Supporting community-based wetland restoration initiatives
San Elijo Lagoon Sewage Treatment Facility
Sewage treatment facility removal
Grantee: San Elijo Lagoon Conservancy
Total Cost: $109745
This project will remove an old sewage treatment facility from within the San Elijo Lagoon State Ecological Reserve while educating local schools, Solana Beach and Cardiff Elementary, about the importance of the project and how a community can learn from past land-use mistakes, whilst working to restore restore critical buffers by removing invasive plant species and revegetating with native plant species.