For more information about the reserve and non-profit groups for Bolsa Chica, check out these websites.


Draft EIR for the Bolsa Chica Lowlands


Bolsa Chica Conservancy


Bolsa Chica Land Trust


Bolsa Chica Wetlands Steering Committee


For more information on wetlands science and conservation check out these websites


California Department of Fish and Game; Wetlands Inventory and Conservation Unit


Southern California Wetlands Inventory


Southern California Wetlands Recovery Project


Society of Wetland Scientists


Wetland Science Institute


Wetland Mapping and Inventory; U.S.G.S. & U.S.F.W.S.

Digital Data

Source U.S.G.S., Seal Beach Quad

Digital Data for Southern California Wetlands

For more information email:

estocken@csulb.edu

erin.maps@verizon.net


Digital data is available to the public through many web sources.


Check out these sites:


California Wetlands Information System


Wildlife and Habitat Data Analysis Branch:

Department of Fish and Game


National Wetlands Inventory: USFWS


National Wetlands Research Center: USGS


NOAA Coastal Services Center


The Bolsa Chica Ecological Reserve is located in Huntington Beach, California. The reserve is open to the public and there is a wonderful trail which overlooks the wetlands, tidal mudflats and Tern Islands. Thousands of songbirds, hawks, shorebirds, herons, seabirds and ducks occupy the reserve year-round! The Bolsa Chica Ecological Reserve plays a crucial role in the region as a feeding, stop-over and breeding site for all types of migrating birds.

California Wetlands

Here are a few examples of digital data available on the web, for the Bolsa Chica Ecological Reserve.

Source: U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, 1993