Pond Trail & Freshwater Wetland Habitat Enhancement

Year: 

2009 - 2010

Size: 

3 acres

Location: 

Freshwater Wetland

Funding: 

Goleta Valley Land Trust (through Santa Barbara Audubon): $34,050

Purpose: 

Enhancement of habitats surrounding the dune swale pond and vernal pool on the western side of Devereux Slough.  Non-native invasive plants such as Tamarisk, Harding grass, fennel and thistles were removed from the wetland buffers and the area was re-vegetated with native species.