Children's Pool Beach

Children's Pool Access: Eyeing Coastal Commission review in June, Seal Conservancy pushes for permanent rope barrier in La Jolla

Children's Pool Access: Eyeing Coastal Commission review in June, Seal Conservancy pushes for permanent rope barrier in La Jolla

On the last day of harbor seal pupping season (May 15) — and less than one month before the next California Coastal Commission (CCC) meeting to review the protection issue — the Seal Conservancy of San Diego held a press conference to speak in favor of renewing seasonal beach closure and guideline rope permits at Children’s Pool beach.

Notices have been posted at Children’s Pool indicating the CCC would hear a proposed amendment to the permit that allows the “installation of a guideline rope, including support posts, foundations, informational signs a three-foot opening to provide beach and ocean access and to create a buffer between humans and harbor seals that haul out on the La...

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