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Shrinking Shores Event

Event Date: 
Saturday, June 3, 2017 - 10:00am
Location: 
Santa Monica Beach
North of Annenberg Community Beach House, West of the Bike Path by Lifeguard Tower 2
Santa Monica, CA 90402
In anticipation of World’s Ocean Day, Join us for Shrinking Shores
 
Explore climate change impacts and solutions on Santa Monica’s beaches
 
The City of Santa Monica's Office of Sustainability and the Environment and Sustainable Works are working with the State Coastal Conservancy and coastal communities across California to educate and engage the community on the impacts of sea level rise. 

News

Here’s what Santa Monica Beach will look like after it’s landscaped to resist rising sea levels

Published: 
Wed, 12/14/2016 (All day)

Santa Monica Beach is going to look a little different soon, thanks to a beach restoration project that will partially enclose and re-landscape about three acres of sand with native vegetation.

News

Surviving the Next Gulf Oil Spill

Published: 
Thu, 06/20/2013 - 8:23am
Category: 
Energy

Down here on the Gulf of Mexico, the air is heavy with expectation as we await the arrival of billions of dollars in fines from companies involved in the BP oil-well blowout, which spewed millions of gallons of oil into the gulf over three months in 2010.