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6.3.21 PLAYA VISTA DEWATERING AT BALLONA MUST BE STOPPED Santa Monica Basin GSP DUDEK ZOOM MEETING
John Tommy Rosa's Tongva Ancestral Territorial Tribal Nation (TATTN) Memorial Video
Sustainable Groundwater Management Act (SGMA) PLANNING TOOLS - Groundwater Management Act - Groundwater Sustainability Plan - Groundwater Dependent Ecosystems -
8.6.2020 CCC ANTHONY MORALES (I have standing as Chief of the Gabrieleno - Tongva San Gabriel Band of Mission Indians)
TONGVA VILLAGE OF SAANGNA - Lands & Waters of Ballona, part of the Sacred Native American Site registered by John Tommy Rosas, tribal leader, Tongva Ancestral Territorial Tribal Nation (TATTN)
Mycorrhiza - What is it? Why is it important?
Mycorrhiza - What is it? Why is it important?
BallonaAdvocatesBlog.org believes by building consensus we can restore Ballona Wetlands Ecological Reserve to a reknowned 570 acre wildlife & people friendly corridor...
How to Drain a Wetland & Get Away With It: The Betrayal Of The Public's Trust! Ballona
3.16.21 COMPREHENSIVE BALLONA OVERVIEW with flyovers and exceptional YouTubes
4.20.21 Dr M Griswold Ballona Wetlands FEIR Inconsistency & Overlooked Opportunities: Consensus Building
WATER LAWS effecting Ballona - Poland Report (Grandfather of all Ballona Hydrology - 1959) & House Documents 389 and 780 establish Marina del Rey.
John Tommy Rosa's Tongva Ancestral Territorial Tribal Nation (TATTN) Memorial Historical Activity.
OPPOSITION TO BALLONA WETLAND ECOLOGICAL RESERVE FINAL ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT REPORT; 4 LAWSUITS AGAINST CDFW; 1 LAWSUIT AGAINST COASTAL CONSERVANCY APPROVAL OF FEIR AND FUNDING.
HOPE - GROUNDWATER SUSTAINABILITY PLAN EXPLAINED FOR SANTA MONICA SUBBASIN - downloadable Booklet
State's Plan for the Ballona Wetlands - Dr. Margot Griswold's Article in LA Audubon Society's WESTERN TANAGER NEWS Vol. 87, No.2. pdf
HOPE - Groundwater Dependent Ecosystems. How can we manage groundwater to benefit both people and nature? Vimeo Author Brynn Pewtherer
HOPE - Indigenous Rights Linked to Nature's Rights EXPLAINED - There's Hope Going Up Against Greedy Polluting Corporations
HOPE - DROUGHT - TAKE CONTROL INTO YOUR OWN HANDS - JOIN THE GROUND WATER SUSTAINABILITY (GSP) DISCUSSIONS AT THE "SM GSP.
2013 Identity on Trial: the Gabrielino Tongva Quest for Federal Recognition Alice Mirlesse Claremont McKenna College
LA STORMWATER-SEWER SYSTEM SPEWS TOXIC WATER INTO THE SANTA MONICA BAY - SM Daily Press August 2021
Patricia McPherson, President Grassroots Coalition Bio
MARGOT GRISWOLD, Ph.D. Biography
JOHN TOMMY ROSAS - CCC - Tongva Burial Grounds 2005 VIDEO with Maxine Waters - Freshwater Marsh
John Tommy Rosa's Tongva Ancestral Territorial Tribal Nation (TATTN) Historical Activity
STATE COASTAL CONSERVANCY Meeting, May 27, 2021; Item #5 Grassroots Opposition to Ballona Wetlands Restoration Project - CDFW REQUEST FOR FINANCING by State Coastal Conservancy
STATE COASTAL CONSERVANCY Meeting , May 27, 2021; Item #5 Opposition to Ballona Wetlands Restoration Project - CDFW financing by Co. Conservancy
What Can We Learn from Best Selling Author Michael Lewis on PANDEMIC PLANNING and INFORMATION SILOS that's applicable to BALLONA?
2021 The dry facts on the drought in the Western U.S. and Don't skimp on coastal plans from the LA Times
Wildlife Agency [Director Chuck Bonham] Treads on Unfamiliar Turf - PressReader Los Angeles Times Article by Steve Box 12.7.2020
BALLONA WETLANDS ECOLOGICAL RESERVE FEIR GRAPHICS UPDATED: Figures, Maps, and Graphic for EIR [103 files] **MAYBE INACCURATE
Hydrology 1959 Report of Los Angeles and Ballona (by Poland)
YouTubes and Vimeos 2020-2021 on our site. Please like.
Julia Bogany, venerated Tongva elder who fought for her tribe’s recognition, dies 2021
LOYA FOR 4.25.21 EXCOM
YouTubes and Vimeos 2018-2019 on our site.
YouTubes and Vimeos 2015-2017 on our site.
Patricia McPherson speaking out on The California Department of Fish & Wildlife (CDFW) Final Environmental Impact Report 1/12/21
Ballona Wetlands - Three Concerned Citizens Respond to Southern California Edison employee David Kay - Argonaut NEWS 4.15.21
Sustainable Ground Water / SALTWATER INTRUSION / USGS
2014-2021 Dr. Margot Griswold - Reknowned Restoration Ecologist - Speaks Out on Ballona Wetlands - A Predominantly Freshwater Seasonal Wetlands and Defines Restoration
2021 David Schindler - Scientific Giant Who Defended Fresh Water - Among the world’s greatest ecologists - by Andrew Nikiforuk
Ballona Creek Watershed - 127 SQUARE MILES - WHAT'S NEW
PROTECT & DEFEND BALLONA - WRITE LETTERS/EMAILS NOW
BALLONA SHOUT OUT: U.S. Fish & Wildlife in 2017 Terminated Cooperating Agency Status with U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
LAWSUIT FILED TO CHALLENGE THE 2021 BALLONA WETLANDS “RESTORATION” PROJECT: Grassroots Coalition and Ballona Ecosystem Education Project (BEEP) Press Release
Support a slow, careful restoration of Ballona Wetlands Ecological Reserve. See over 20 activists and Coastal Commissioners share their POV's.
Underground Gas Storage : Grassroots Coalition 2007 Lawsuit Victory Against Sempra Energy (Southern California Gas Company) in Playa del Rey, CA
Safety of the Southern California Gas Company Gas Storage Facility in Playa del Rey Complaint Case (Lawsuit) dated October 14, 2005 to the California Public Utilities Commission
How Hazardous is too Hazardous? SoCal Gas Underground Storage Operations
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