Understanding the Ballona Watershed & Ballona Wetlands
BIG NEWS: GRASSROOTS COALITION SETTLES OUT OF COURT WITH CALIFORNIA COASTAL COMMISSION
- Aquifer Groundwater Infiltration Protection Recharge Watershed - 14 slides
- Ecological Preserve Waterflow and Dewatering Impact - 32 slides
- Wetlands Preservation - 35 slides
- Wetlands Preservation and Restoration - 48 slides
- Activists want Public Participation in 2016 Proposed Restoration - 12 slides
- Animal Welfare Presentation - 7 slides
- Wetland Preserves Proposed Tidal Wave Levee - 13 slides
A Diagram of Aquifer underlying the Ballona Wetlands
DOUBT CALIFORNIA IS DRYING OUT? LOOK AT THESE OUTER SPACE PHOTOS!
We have taken rainwater for granted or treated it as an enemy sloping driveways to send rainwater to the street and nearest storm drain since the 1930's. Now the LA River Watershed is taking a different approach. Why not the Ballona Watershed which sends Billions of Gallons of Water to Ballona Flood Control Channel and into the Pacific Ocean, Santa Monica Bay?
What did the L.A. Basin look like before there was an L.A.?
30 MINUTES PACKED WITH INFORMATION
Rex Frankel, Editor of Rare Earth News & President of Ballona Ecosystem Education Project.
Link to his PICASA SITES below:
EVOLUTION OF BALLONA DESTRUCTION PLANS
UNBURY BALLONA CREEK TO SAVE BILLIONS
BALLONA CRITTERS AT RISK FROM STATE BULLDOZING PLANS
FACT: Santa Monica Bay Restoration has advocated opening our Ballona Wetlands to the ocean. See videos by Travis Longcore and Margot Griswold for a greater understanding of our opposition to this.
Ballona Watershed Related Material
Oil & Gas Fields Reference Materials
Baldwin Hills/Inglewood - PXP - Playa Vista/SoCalGas
PLAYA VISTA SCHOOL SITE STATUS
Greed, Gridlock, and Gas - the Playa Vista story
Talking Points on Playa Vista / Appellate Decision
ORIGIN and RESPONSIBILITY FOR GAS MIGRATING TO THE SURFACE
Since even before the late 1980’s the public has been keenly devoted to the protection and restoration of Ballona Wetlands, here in Los Angeles. Hundreds of visionary volunteers have given up blocks of their lifetimes to work in the most extraordinary David and Goliath battle defending a steadfast goal to protect and preserve for all of America --a vanishing peace and wonderment found in this remnant, endangered ecosystem.Storm Drain System in the Ballona Watershed . . .
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Marina Del Rey Parcel 44 at end of Basin, is U shaped.
Current as of January 12, 2016 a link list to http://file.lacounty.gov Marina Del Rey parcel leases, amendments, and extra changes (i.e. ownership).
The below link goes to the LA County page that has a table of all these files, upon which this page is based.
|Parcel Name||Exp Date||Parcel|
|Shanghai Red's Restaurant||5/9/2021||61|
|Bay Club Apartments & Marina||6/7/2021||8|
|Villa del Mar Marina||6/7/2021||13|
|The Boat Yard||2/28/2022||53|
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