Environmental Science

Improvements begin on North County’s Harbaugh Seaside Trails

Improvements begin on North County’s Harbaugh Seaside Trails

It may be a small piece of land, but its presence is huge. The three-acre overlook at the gateway of Solana Beach and Cardiff-by-the-Sea has always provided views of the Pacific Ocean. Now designated as permanent open space, work began March 1 to enhance this San Elijo Lagoon Conservancy land for nature, and for community.

“Time was of the essence, six years ago, when San Elijo Lagoon Conservancy acquired Harbaugh Seaside Trails with the crucial support of lenders who joined in the cause,” said Doug Gibson, conservancy executive director and principal scientist. “As a land trust, we reflect on the highly successful community connections made in these endeavors and look forward to...

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