Explore - San Elijo State Beach

Welcome Video

San Elijo SB - Pre-Visit Video

Here at San Elijo State Beach there is so much to explore including two Marine Protected Areas; Swami's SMCA and San Elijo Lagoon SMCA.

 

 

 

 

 

Overview

Program Topic: Connect Me to the Sea-Exploring San Diego's Marine Protected Areas at San Elijo State Beach

General Description: Here at San Elijo State Beach there is so much to explore including two Marine Protected Areas; Swami's SMCA and San Elijo Lagoon SMCA. These two interacting systems deserve our protection! Students will join our State Park Interpreters right on the beach where the San Elijo Lagoon flows into the Pacific Ocean, it is here where you will learn about: the benefits of setting aside areas of our oceans, how these two MPA systems interact with each other and how your day-to-day actions can affect these environments.

Academic Content Standard Subject Area: Science/STEM


 

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Questions? Contact Us

Kristen Morris
PORTS MPA Interpreter
760-579-8914
kristen.morris@parks.ca.gov