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 »

Why are We Reviving Our Wetlands?

Envision the future—the why—guiding what we are now restoring Prior to development around and across San Elijo Lagoon, the connection to the ocean—the inlet—periodically closed and broke open again. The lagoon no longer opens naturally and we manually open the inlet each year. Because of historic transportation infrastructure, the present pattern and extent of circulation…Read more »