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RCDSMM – Your Partner in Conservation

COASTAL SURVEY IN PROGRESS

Coastal Resources Management Inc. will be conducting seafloor mapping surveys on the 16th, 17th, 30th & 31st of Aug. 2022 off the east cove of Topanga Beach. Findings from the surveys will be used to inform the restoration of Topanga Lagoon.

WE MADE A MUSIC VIDEO

To celebrate and spread awareness about the restoration of Topanga Lagoon, we made a music video! Watch a young boy’s journey around the lagoon through the eyes of one its endangered residents at the link below!

A leader in environmental education and community outreach since 1964, our standards-based programs get students into nature or bring nature to the students, and offer rigorous scientific learning and research opportunities.

RCDSMM partners with public and private landowners to restore native habitat, to prevent the spread of invasive species, and to protect and create green space and migration corridors for sensitive wildlife throughout the Santa Monica Mountains.

The first step toward protecting our resources is understanding them. Our biologists work with public and private entities, citizen scientists, students, and volunteers of all ages to study sensitive species, native habitats, streams and lagoons.

Good land stewardship is essential to a healthy environment. We help landowners assess and plan low impact projects, convert lawns to thriving native landscapes, reduce erosion, combat invasive species, and save water.


Organizational Equity Statement

At RCDSMM, we believe equity is the intentional effort to bring balance to previously imbalanced systems – be they ecological, social or historic. Equity, therefore, is vital to the practice of conservation. We invite our diverse and vibrant community into our sacred work of stewarding the land, and ultimately reconciling and strengthening reciprocal relationships among all humans and nonhumans within our shared home. We commit to ensuring that the envisioning, authorship and implementation of the work that we do is representative of the full range of communities who have and will experience the land we share.


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