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Encinitas receives nearly 5 inches of rain in 24 hours Friday

A swollen Escondido Creek flows west through Olivenhain toward San Elijo Lagoon in Cardiff as nonstop rain flooded Encinitas and the region Friday afternoon, April 10. (Photo by Roman S. Koenig)

North Coast Current

April 10, 2020

Encinitas recorded nearly 5 inches of rain in 24 hours as of 7 p.m. Friday, April 10, as a low-pressure system parked over Southern California drenched the region over the past several days.

CARDIFF: Nature Collective offers family activities Dec. 1

San Elijo Lagoon Earth Day Detectives Tour. (Photo courtesy of San Elijo Lagoon Conservancy)

November 30, 2019

CARDIFF — The Nature Collective offers hands-on activities for families on Sunday, Dec. 1, from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the San Elijo Lagoon Nature Center, 2710 Manchester Ave. in Cardiff. Nature Collective volunteers and county park rangers will present family-friendly activity stations and presentations....

Expect San Elijo Ave. traffic delays in Cardiff through April

New traffic signals and streetlights are ready for activation at Chesterfield Drive and San Elijo Avenue in Cardiff. (SANDAG courtesy photo)

North Coast Current

March 13, 2019

Drivers in Cardiff can expect periodic delays on San Elijo Avenue now through April, Build NCC announced on social media March 13.

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

Native flowers bloom in the San Elijo Lagoon Reserve. (Lagoon Conservancy photo)

January 6, 2019

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...

North Coast Current earns awards for lagoon coverage, news site

North Coast Current

October 31, 2018

The North Coast Current was recognized for environmental reporting and online excellence by the San Diego Press Club on Tuesday, Oct. 30.

Sand replenishment in progress at Solana Beach’s Fletcher Cove

North Coast Current

April 27, 2018

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

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

San Elijo Lagoon Earth Day Detectives Tour. (Photo courtesy of San Elijo Lagoon Conservancy)

April 7, 2017

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....

ENCINITAS: Spot butterflies April 9 at San Elijo Lagoon

San Elijo Lagoon butterfly. (Photo courtesy of San Elijo Lagoon Conservancy)

April 7, 2017

ENCINITAS — Join the San Elijo Lagoon Conservancy on its Beautiful Butterflies Tour on April 9 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Brian Banker of The Butterfly Farms will lead the tour on a mission to spot Monarchs, Lorquin’s Admirals, Painted Ladies, Buckeyes, Hermes Coppers, Swallowtails, Mourning Cloaks,...

Safety fencing installed as rail work continues in Cardiff-by-the-Sea

North Coast Current

March 31, 2017

Temporary chainlink fencing has been installed around San Elijo Lagoon Double Track Project construction staging areas in Cardiff-by-the-Sea, according to the San Diego Association of Governments.

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