Pacific Coastal & Marine Science Center
Submarine Ground-water Discharge
Malibu Lagoon, California
The proposed cooperative water resources program includes the following tasks:
The data collected from this study will be analyzed to determine the suitability of the techniques utilized in this study for determining the source of nutrients and FIB to Malibu Lagoon and near-shore ocean water. Results will be presented in letter format to the City of Malibu at the end of the project. In addition, the results of this initial study will be used to develop a more detailed proposal for future work to address these issues.