Empowering California's Coastal Communities

in the stewardship of California’s marine protected areas

Upcoming Events

September 21 :       California Coastal Cleanup Day

September 28 :       Sharktoberfest

October 2 :                San Luis Obispo Collaborative Meeting

October 7:                 Coastal Resilience Workshop

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.

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