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Project: Baldwin Hills Parklands Habitat Restoration

Description: Identify, map and remove invasive plants and restore approximately 5-acres of native habitat using on site greenhouse.

Reference Number: 3835BHC11000

Implemented By: Los Angeles Infrastructure Academy

Objective: Establish an technical advisory team to set control and restoration priorities for the Baldwin Hills Parkland. These priorities will be set based on an assessment of many factors, including: level of degradation, habitat types, sensitivity of species, timing of seed production, timing of invasive plant vulnerability, and multiple geographic factors such as accessibility and proximity to high traffic areas Develop species identification training, native plant nursery, and stewardship opportunities for volunteers. Develop and manage outreach through mailing lists, social networks, attending local community meetings and events to identify and recruit volunteers. LA Infrastructure Academy will provide volunteer instruction, training materials, logistics, and support for each volunteer activity

Type: Restoration, Technical Assistance, Research/Planning (including Science)

Total Cost: $253,273.28

Project Status: Complete and Fully Paid

On Time?: Yes    Within Scope?: Yes    Within Budget?: Yes

Estimated Completion: 7/30/2014    Actual Completion: 9/30/2013

Associated Counties: Los Angeles

Located In Disadvantaged Community: Yes

Contribution SourcesContribution DateContribution Amount
  $253,273.28
Prop. 84, Ballona Creek/Baldwin Hills Watershed Program9/9/2011$253,273.28


Project MetricMetric TopicQuantityUnit
RestorationEcosystem: Coastal Habitat acres restored/assessed/managed
RestorationEcosystem: Upland Habitat acres restored/assessed/managed
RestorationEradication/Treatment of Invasive Species acres assessed/treated
RestorationUrban Greening  
Technical AssistanceTraining and Outreach  
Technical AssistanceWatershed Coordination  
Research/Planning (including Science)Management Plans  
Research/Planning (including Science)Mapping: Habitat  

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