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Explore the tidepools at Ponto Beach

CARLSBAD — The Batiquitos Lagoon Foundation will hold an easy, docent-led walk at Ponto Beach from 2 to 3:30 p.m. Nov. 17. During this low tide exploration, walkers can see many sea creatures visible at low tide, such as sea stars, crabs and anemones. This walk is geared for all ages and there is no charge.Meet at the public restroom area in Ponto Beach parking lot, near the intersection of La Costa Avenue and Coast Highway 101. There is also parking along Coast Highway 101 as well near the parking lot. For more information, call (760) 931-0800 or visit the Foundation Website at

Batiquitos Lagoon Foundation, a 501(c) 3 non-profit corporation, formed in 1983 with the mission to preserve, protect and enhance the Batiquitos Lagoon Ecological Reserve. Once feared lost as a natural habitat for many endangered species, the Batiquitos Lagoon has made a recovery in recent years.