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Eco-Living Saturday, March 10th, 2012 at 11:00 pm

Westside Wetlands: Ballona Marshes Offer an Urban Escape

Ballona Creek runs west into the ocean, starting almost ten miles inland. Near the mouth of the creek, it widens and forms both freshwater and saltwater marshes. Runoff from the nearby Baldwin Hills fills the basin. Spring is a particularly attractive time to visit the wetlands, although it’s a nice place to take a break ... Continue reading at laist.com.

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