Empowering California's Coastal Communities

in the stewardship of California’s marine protected areas


to Wildlife Officer Clark McLennan for receiving the inaugural Golden Hook Award

We are a network of… 

600+ Members

385 represented organizations

14 Collaboratives


…working to steward California’s 124+ marine protected areas

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The Collaborative Network provides structure for addressing local ocean management needs.