With details of the oil consolidation and wetlands restoration refined, an EIR has been prepared. LCWA and Los Cerritos Wetlands, LLC enter into an Option Agreement on September 2, 2016. City of Long Beach issues Notice of Preparation on April 28, 2016 and holds an EIR Scoping Meeting on May 11, 2016.  The public comment period for the DEIR is July 24th until September 6th 2017.