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Dominguez Gap Wetlands (Long Beach)

Dominguez Gap Wetlands (Long Beach) Location: Del Mar Avenue and Virginia Vista Court, Bixby Knolls neighborhood of Long Beach.  From the 405 Freeway, take the Long Beach Blvd. exit and […]

Franklin Creek, Carpinteria Salt Marsh Nature Park

Carpinteria Salt Marsh Nature Park

Carpinteria Salt Marsh Nature Park Location: Carpinteria, on the corner of Ash Avenue and Sandyland Road.  From Ventura/L.A., take Highway 101 to the Casitas Pass Road exit.  Turn left on […]

San Elijo Lagoon from Holmwood Canyon

San Elijo Lagoon

San Elijo Lagoon Location: Solana Beach, north San Diego County.  From I-5, take the Lomas Santa Fe Drive exit (37), and head west for 0.8 miles (right if you’re coming […]

Wetlands in Harriet Wieder Park

Harriet Wieder Park

Harriet Wieder Park Location: 19521 Seapoint Ave, Huntington Beach.  From the traffic circle in Long Beach, take Pacific Coast Highway south for 10.2 miles.  Turn left onto Seapoint Ave, drive […]

Pond at the San Joaquin Wildlife Sanctuary

San Joaquin Wildlife Sanctuary: South Loop

Text and photography copyright 2011 by David W. Lockeretz, all rights reserved. Information and opinions provided are kept current to the best of the author’s ability. All readers hike at […]

Wetlands in Madrona Marsh

Madrona Marsh Nature Center

      Text and photography copyright 2011 by David W. Lockeretz, all rights reserved. Information and opinions provided are kept current to the best of the author’s ability. All […]

Bolsa Chica Ecological Reserve

Text and photography copyright 2010 by David W. Lockeretz, all rights reserved.  Information and opinions provided are kept current to the best of the author’s ability.  All readers hike at […]