Invasive Tree Removal, Restoration and Community Education Project at Gardena Willows Wetland Preserve

Gardena Willows Wetland

Program: Restoration

Status: Completed

Project Type: Exotics Control, Interpretive/Education, Tidal Wetland

Cost: $30,000

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Project Overview:

The project removed 84 invasive trees in the Friends of Gardena Willows Wetland Preserve. A diverse local community was engaged in planting and maintaining local, native vegetation and educated about Dominguez Slough and the crucial role of the Gardena Willows Wetland Preserve as a remnant of southern California’s natural wetland ecosystems.