Empowering California's Coastal Communities

in the stewardship of California’s marine protected areas

MPA Collaborative Education and Outreach Forum

August 5 – 6, 2019

Join us for an engaging, statewide forum focused on utilizing new education and outreach products.

Get Into Your Sanctuary

Looking for fun and adventure this summer? Get Into Your Sanctuary at Monterey Bay Kayaks for a fun-filled day of kayaking and hands-on activities. 

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.

Meet our Collaborative Critters

Support the Collaborative Network with your purchase of Critter Swag