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Explore Ballona! Beginners Bird Watching & Creek Cleanup

October 21, 2017 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am


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Join Friends of Ballona Wetlands (FBW) for some casual bird watching and a lil’ creek cleanup while exploring your local wetlands! Help FBW restore the last coastal wetland in LA County with hands-on experience while learning about wetlands & wildlife.

Helpful tips for a fun and safe experience:

  • Event begins promptly at 9:30 AM! Please no late arrivals.
  • Everyone must sign two liability waivers: FBW waiver and a HtB waiver. Anyone under the age of 18 must have their waiver signed by a parent or guardian. Anyone under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult at all times. Ages 7+ recommended for this event.
  • Closed-toed shoes required. Bring a reusable water bottle as there are no water fountains on site.
  • Binoculars, gloves and cleanup equipment provided.
  • Parking: Available in the gravel parking lot behind Gordon’s/Alkali Water Market (303 Culver Blvd., Playa del Rey, 90293), entrance is in the northeast corner of the lot.

Questions? Call Neysa Frechette with Friends of Ballona Wetlands at 310-306-5994 or call or email Alys Arenas at aarenas@healthebay.org or 310-451-1500 x148.

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October 21, 2017
9:00 am - 11:30 am
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Parking lot behind Alkali Water/Gordon’s Market
303 Culver Blvd.
Playa del Rey, CA 90293 United States
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Check out our citizen science, educational, training and volunteer opportunities happening this month around L.A. County with Heal the Bay and at the Santa Monica Pier Aquarium.