Tag Archives: santa barbara channel mpa collaborative

Explore Santa Barbara’s MPAs Brochure

December 11th, 2020

Kayaking, wildlife, paddleboarding, snorkeling, boat charters, scuba diving, and more!

Invasive Algae Outreach Brochure

October 20th, 2020

Brochure created to support education and outreach regarding invasive algal species. Includes information on best practices to avoid the spread of invasive Asian kelp.

Santa Barbara Channel MPAs Boundary Brochure

October 16th, 2020

Brochure piloting the boundary identification of Santa Barbara Channel’s MPAs.

Exploring California’s Marine Protected Areas: Kashtayit State Marine Conservation Area

August 7th, 2020

Have you ever wanted to fall asleep listening to the sound of ocean waves crashing along the shore, or wake up to the sound of seagulls calling in the morning? Not far from Santa Barbara, Gaviota State Park and campground sits on the edge of Kashtayit State Marine Conservation Area (SMCA), allowing you to camp right on the beach […]

The Santa Barbara Channel Marine Protected Area Collaborative: Connecting with the Galapagos of North America

July 27th, 2020

Ventura and Santa Barbara counties are situated north of Los Angeles along the Southern California coastline. Although distinct, these neighboring counties share jurisdiction over an area known as the “Galapagos of North America” – the Northern Channel Islands (NCIs). The islands were given their nickname due to the diverse and abundant life found there. Supporting […]