Tag: Ballona Creek
By Lisa Fimiani, Executive Director Friends of Ballona Wetlands, and Board Member LA Audubon Society, with contributions from Bob Shanman, owner of Wild Birds Unlimited in Torrance and Audubon Tour Guide, and Neysa Frechette, Office and Field Coordinator for Friends of Ballona Wetlands For those of you who have never been on a bird […]
The Friends of Ballona Wetlands put on two events in the Ballona Watershed on Saturday, February 23rd – one up the Creek and one down the Creek! In Part II, Executive Director Lisa Fimiani shares her experience at a dedication ceremony for our new sign at Mar Vista Family Center’s native plant garden (to read […]
Posted: March 14th, 2013 under News From The Friends And Ballona.
Tags: Ballona Creek, dedication, Friends of Ballona Wetlands, Mar Vista Family Center, native plant garden, restoration, service, youth
Later this month we are having an event in our watershed celebrating the sign dedication of the native plant garden project we started a year and a half ago with community members from the Mar Vista Family Center. This learning garden is the result of a grant partnership between Ballona Creek Renaissance, Friends of Ballona […]
Coastal Cleanup Day is once again upon us, and we are looking forward to a lovely day of habitat restoration at the Ballona Saltmarsh and Dunes, as well as trash pick-up along the banks of Ballona Creek. Please join us from 9:00am to 12:00pm to help clean YOUR river and restore YOUR wetlands! To register […]
Friends of Ballona Wetlands hosted our annual Ballona Earth Day Celebration on Saturday, April 21, and as usual our participants had a wonderful time. Two added treats this year were raffle prizes… which both kids and adults seemed to thoroughly enjoy. We had a special guest appearance of Backwards Beekeepers, a non-profit dedicated to bees, […]