Archive for August, 2013
Join us on Saturday, October 19th for our annual Moonlight on the Marsh event. We’ll honor the contributions of two long-time supporters, Karen and Ken Dial, and we’ll celebrate over thirty-five years of work to conserve Ballona Wetlands. See below for more information, and see you there! For more information on sponsoring and attending Moonlight […]
We’ve long suspected that the El Segundo Blue butterfly—a federally-designated endangered species—might be in the Ballona Wetlands, since reports of its presence date back to the early 1980s. But this year, during our seventh annual butterfly survey at Ballona, we were ecstatic to count over 70 El Segundo Blues in the Ballona dunes! These butterflies, […]
Posted: August 5th, 2013 under News From The Friends And Ballona.
Tags: Ballona Dunes, Ballona Wetlands, Butterfly Count, butterflys, El Segundo Blue Butterfly, habitat restoration, survey