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Supporting community-based wetland restoration initiatives


San Elijo Lagoon Sewage Treatment Facility

Sewage treatment facility removal

Grantee: San Elijo Lagoon Conservancy
Award: $17485
Total Cost: $109745

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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.

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San Elijo Lagoon Conservancy
(760) 436-3944