Point Dume.

For my last blog post, I decided to go to a beach a little closer to home. I say a little because it was still about 45 minutes away from my home. The lens I’ll be using is a local/family tradition lens, because I’ll talk about a lot of the things I like to do […]


Beach Pollution

I have been working along side Southern California Coastal Water Research Project, Ventura Public Health, and Ventura Waters, and some affiliates of CSU Channel Islands on a water quality project. In my research with SCCWRP, we run water quality tests to indicate the amount of fecal pollution around two local Ventura County beaches: Surfer’s Point […]


ECS Santa Rosa Island field trip

Lens: educational, community, spiritual I had the opportunity to visit the Santa Rosa Island and stay at CI’s research station for one of my early childhood studies classes. Apparently we were the last group to visit for the season until it opens back up in the Spring. It was such a cool worthwhile experience! We […]


San Francisco Coast

Over the weekend, I visited the beautiful city of San Francisco. My best friend lives there and I decided to drive up and spend a few nights at her apartment in the city. I am always blown away by how beautiful San Francisco is there coast is super beautiful. I loved watching the waves come […]


Trash Clean up Hueneme Pier

Hueneme Pier is a small fishing pier in the middle of Hueneme Beach park. Originally constructed to facilitate the construction of a sewer outfall pipe in 1956, the pier has since been remodeled and extended to serve as a public fishing spot. Currently, the pier and surrounding beach back up to a heavily residential area, […]