October 20, 2018
30000 Pacific Coast Hwy
Malibu, CA 90265
Celebrate Los Angeles' underwater parks! California's marine protected areas (MPA) preserve our stunning marine ecosystems for future generations. Download the event flyer.
Honor the Ocean
Saturday, October 20, 2018
The event will begin with a ceremonial blessing from Chumash elders, followed by the rare opportunity to see a tomol (Chumash canoe), and guests can enjoy storytelling by indigenous maritime people. Los Angeles County lifeguards will be on hand to provide information on ocean safety.
10:00 AM Ceremonial Chumash blessing with Mati Waiya
11:30 AM Guided beach walk and iNaturalist introduction with USC Sea Grant
12:00 PM Storytelling by Chumash and Tongva Elders
1:00 PM Guided beach walk and scavenger hunt with The Bay Foundation
Learn more about Los Angeles MPA Collaborative and its partners.