Mark Abramson, Senior Watershed Advisor
The Bay Foundation
EcoMalibu Vice-President, Treasurer

Working in stream and wetland restoration for 15 years, he created the highly successful Malibu Creek Watershed Stream Team program for Heal the Bay and was the Stream Team’s Captain for the first ten years before joining the Santa Monica Baykeeper in 2007 and becoming their Director of Watershed Programs. Now, Mark is employed by the Santa Monica Bay Restoration Foundation and is managing the Malibu Lagoon restoration project for the Santa Monica Bay Commission, the State Coastal Conservancy and State Parks and is also engaged in stream restoration on Stone Creek at the UCLA campus and Arroyo Sequit Creek.

As recognition for his great work and many accomplishments the Environmental Law Institute (ELI) in Washington, DC, honored Mark Abramson on May 8, 2014 with the prestigious National Wetland Award for his Conservation & Restoration efforts in Los Angeles County.