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ENCINITAS: Plant native species at San Elijo Lagoon property Jan. 12

ENCINITAS: Plant native species at San Elijo Lagoon property Jan. 12

January 6, 2019


Filed under Cardiff by the Sea, CURRENT EVENTS, Encinitas

ENCINITAS — The San Elijo Lagoon Conservancy invites residents to participate in a Lake Drive Community Planting Event on Jan. 12 from 9 a.m. to noon. Native species will be planted on the conservancy’s 77-acre Lake Drive property in Cardiff. Adults and children ages 12 and up are are welcome to...

Environmental hot water? Local ocean temperatures hitting historic highs

Environmental hot water? Local ocean temperatures hitting historic highs

Cameron Niven

August 21, 2018


Filed under Encinitas, San Diego County, Solana Beach, Top Stories

On Aug. 7, Scripps Institution of Oceanography measured the sea-surface temperature of local waters at 79 degrees, which was the highest temperature taken in the 102 years since the institute started taking measurements. Some beaches, such as Solana Beach, recorded water temperatures up to 81 degrees, according to reports. Why are these ocean water temperatures so high? How long are they going to last? How often are they going to arrive? How could they affect future storms and climate?

ENCINITAS: City hosts sea-level workshop May 8

ENCINITAS: City hosts sea-level workshop May 8

May 4, 2018


Filed under Cardiff by the Sea, CURRENT EVENTS, Encinitas, Leucadia, Olivenhain

ENCINITAS — The city of Encinitas Coastal Zone Management Program presents a sea-level rise workshop May 8, 6-9 p.m., in the City Council Chambers at City Hall, 505 S. Vulcan Ave in Encinitas. Six panelists will discuss current research on coastal processes, bluff mapping and erosion, flood mapping,...

Encinitas Union School District trustees OK Farm Lab expansion

Encinitas Union School District trustees OK Farm Lab expansion

North Coast Current

May 1, 2018


Filed under Education, Encinitas, Food, NORTH COAST CAMPUS

The Encinitas Union School District’s Farm Lab recently received the green light to expand after a Board of Trustees vote, the district announced April 30.

Sand replenishment in progress at Solana Beach’s Fletcher Cove

North Coast Current

April 27, 2018


Filed under Cardiff by the Sea, Encinitas, LATEST NEWS, Solana Beach

Sand replenishment is underway at Fletcher Cove in Solana Beach, the San Elijo Lagoon Conservancy and project partners announced April 27.

Rail Trail work to affect parking, traffic, pathway access in Cardiff

North Coast Current

April 27, 2018


Filed under Cardiff by the Sea, Encinitas, LATEST NEWS

Cardiff residents can expect parking closures and occasional construction noise along San Elijo Avenue as preliminary work begins on the Encinitas segment of the Coastal Rail Trail, project officials announced April 27.

Encinitas seeks nominees for environmental-stewardship awards

North Coast Current

September 1, 2017


Filed under Cardiff by the Sea, Encinitas, LATEST NEWS, Leucadia, Olivenhain

Nominations are open through Oct. 17 for environmental-stewardship awards from the city of Encinitas’ Environmental Commission.

ENCINITAS: Eco Alliance hosts ‘Racing Extinction’ screening April 20

ENCINITAS: Eco Alliance hosts ‘Racing Extinction’ screening April 20

April 11, 2017


Filed under CURRENT EVENTS, Encinitas

ENCINITAS — North County Eco Alliance invites the public to an Earth Day screening of “Racing Extinction” April 20, 6-9 p.m., at Seaside Center for Spiritual Living, 1613 Lake Drive in Encinitas. The documentary examines biodiversity loss, its effect on humanity, and the solutions that will ensure...

ENCINITAS: Be an Earth Day detective April 22 at San Elijo Lagoon

ENCINITAS: Be an Earth Day detective April 22 at San Elijo Lagoon

April 7, 2017


Filed under Cardiff by the Sea, CURRENT EVENTS, Encinitas

ENCINITAS — The San Elijo Lagoon Conservancy invites visitors to hunt for nature clues on its interactive Earth Day Detectives Tour on April 22 from 10 a.m. to noon. Explore the connections in nature by closely observing animal and plant life, from secrets inside a log to a Trapdoor spider’s tricks....

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