Supporting community-based wetland restoration initiatives
San Gabriel River
Restoration and Youth education
Grantee: Whittier Narrows Nature Center Associates
Total Cost: $10700
The Whittier Narrows Nature Associates and LA County Department of Parks and Recreation collaborated to remove invasive plants and trash from a 40 acre area of the San Gabriel River using volunteers and “At Risk Youth” Crews. In conjunction with an environmental education fair at the site, two hundred native trees and shrubs were planted to provide habitat for wildlife.