"Supports Green Initiatives" designates a hotel's participation in an optional environmental program that includes the use of energy-efficient lighting, guestroom towel/linen re-use, and on-premise recycling. "Supports Green Initiatives" does not represent an official certification of any kind.
Newport bay is an estuary, or a place where fresh and saltwater meet. It is one of only a few such places in Southern California and is the home to many species of bird and fish. During the winter months, this is a stopover for 30,000 migrating birds. The bay is also a great place for hiking and kayaking.