The Nature Center is within the San Elijo Lagoon Ecological Reserve and is operated by park staff and volunteers with County of San Diego Parks and Recreation. The 5,600 sq. ft. building is made from recycled materials and uses solar energy, natural light, and ventilation. Opened in 2009, it is Platinum-Certified by U.S. Green Building Council’s Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED).
Links: San Elijo Lagoon Conservancy