EcoMalibu Inaugural
August 31, 2012

Introducing EcoMalibu’s Mission, Vision, Board of Directors, the Malibu Lagoon recovery and wildlife habitat restoration, and what the future holds.
Part 1:
EcoMalibu’s Introduction by Bob Purvey, President of EcoMalibu, presents EcoMalibu’s mission and vison, and introduces the Board of Directors. NOTE: Click on image to see video. NOTE: Click on image to see video.
Part 2:
History of the Malibibu Lagoon Restoration by Suzanne Goode Suzanne Goode, Senior Ecologist, Angeles District, California State Parks and Recreation presents the history of the Malibu Lagoon restoration. NOTE: Click on image to see video.
Part 3:
The lagoon restoration is described by Mark Abramson, Senior Watershed Advisor for the Santa Monica Restoration Foundation. He details the restoration & enhancement project at the Inaugural event introducing EcoMalibu. NOTE: Click on image to see video.
Part 4:
What Holds the Future. EcoMalibu board of director’s member Professor Lee Kats, Ph.D, Vice Provost for Research and Strategic Initiatives at Pepperdine University introduces the scientific team behind the restoration. NOTE: Click on image to see video.
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MISSION STATEMENT

Recover, restore and protect the lower Malibu Creek watershed and historical wetland in the heart of Malibu. Educate the general public about the wetland and riparian ecosystem, promote and restore clean and safe water for purposes of recreation, habitat and food sources.

VISION STATEMENT

Establish a thriving ecosystem in the lower Malibu Creek watershed that creates a green central park/open space area that protects adjacent properties from flooding, enhances water quality and habitat in the heart of Malibu.