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Laguna Laurel Ecological Reserve


The Laguna Laurel Ecological Reserve is a 76 acre property. Habitat types include Laguna lakes, freshwater marshes, and streams with their associated riparian habitat; coastal sage scrub; coastal scrub oak chaparral; and oak woodlands. Resident mammals and raptors inhabit the area.

The purpose for the acquisition was endangered/protected species habitat protection. The property was designated as an ecological reserve by the Fish and Game Commission in 1994.

For more information, call the South Coast Region's San Diego office at (858) 467-4201.

Recreational Opportunities

wildlife viewing hiking

Activities: wildlife viewing, hiking

PLEASE NOTE: For information on public use regulations for this area and other Department lands please refer to the link opens in new windowCDFW Public Lands Regulations booklet. Scroll to the Table of Contents. Locate the page number for general regulations for public uses on all Department lands. For additional regulations that apply only to certain properties, check the Table of Contents for sections that refer to additional or property-specific regulations for wildlife areas or ecological reserves. All visitors are responsible for knowing and following the general and property-specific regulations.

Last update : 10/31/2018 9:35:08 AM

Wildlife Branch - Lands Program
1812 9th Street, Sacramento, CA 95811
(916) 445-0411

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South Coast Region (Region 5)

Orange County

Directions: Laguna Beach. Hwy 133 at El Toro Road on west side of Hwy 133.

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