Tidal Flushing & Algal Bloom

Naturally Decomposing Coralline Algae Reappears.  If you have surfed, swam or walked the shores in Cardiff-by-the-Sea lately, you might be wondering, What is that smell?  Seaweed in the lagoon’s inlet is doing its thing — decomposing — and creating a sulfur-like scent. Click on the previously recorded video below to learn more about this naturally occurring event…Read more »

Tides In & Out

The next tidal flushing – Reviving Your Wetlands lagoon restoration – begins Friday, August 31 Our last tidal flushing August 10-12 was a success! One of our goals with that flushing was to allow salt water to flow a bit farther into the southeast side of the Central basin and provide much-needed water to habitat that…Read more »