(Media image)Wet clay is heavy, and this area between Pt. Fermin and White Point is where the folds shift their angles from sloping downward to the South (toward the ocean) to sloping back Northward, inland.
The whole southern edge of P.V. is unstable, and they shouldn’t keep building and watering there.
LA Valley College Geography Professor Richard Raskoff took this photo from his ultra-light: “There’s Melanie’s field trip area.”