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October 20, 2018
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Zuma Beach - Tower 14
30000 Pacific Coast Hwy
Malibu, CA 90265
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Honor the Ocean

Saturday, October 20, 2018

Celebrate Los Angeles' underwater parks! California's marine protected areas (MPA) preserve our stunning marine ecosystems for future generations. Download the event flyer

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

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