Cleaning Water the Natural Way- California’s Water (114)

An egret

Huell visits the restored 150 acre San Joaquin Marsh near Irvine.

This segment of “ California’s Water” explores how wetlands serve as nature’s own water filtration systems. A visit to the San Joaquin Marsh in Irvine offers a first-hand look at the valuable function wetlands areas perform in removing pollutants from runoff while at the same time providing habitat and recreation opportunities.

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