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Exploring Casino Point Dive Park Video – March 2021

Exploring Casino Point Dive Park Video – March 2021

Now Available: OPC Science Advisory Team Working Group reports on MPAs

Now Available: OPC Science Advisory Team Working Group reports on MPAs

OPC is pleased to announce the release of two new reports developed by working groups of the OPC Science Advisory ...
MPA Collaborative Network Quarterly Bulletin Available Now

MPA Collaborative Network Quarterly Bulletin Available Now

The MPA Collaborative Network Quarterly Bulletin brings you California MPA news from local MPA Collaboratives, ...
MPA Compliance Initiative Update – Spring 2021

MPA Compliance Initiative Update – Spring 2021

The MPA Collaborative Network’s Compliance Initiative, supported by Ocean Protection Council (OPC) Once-Through ...
Your help is needed to assess the effectiveness of regulatory brochures in increasing awareness of California MPAs

Your help is needed to assess the effectiveness of regulatory brochures in increasing awareness of California MPAs

 Our partners at the California Marine Sanctuary Foundation (CMSF) are inviting you to participate in a ...
California Marine Sanctuary Foundation provides un update on the MPA social media campaign and scripted MPA presentations for coastal counties

California Marine Sanctuary Foundation provides un update on the MPA social media campaign and scripted MPA presentations for coastal counties

Content provided by the California Marine Sanctuary FoundationMPA Social Media Campaign The sixth and final ...
Mark your calendars for Snapshot Cal Coast 2021 and help scientists understand climate change on California’s coast

Mark your calendars for Snapshot Cal Coast 2021 and help scientists understand climate change on California’s coast

Content from California Academy of Sciences.Snapshot Cal Coast this year will be June 11th-June 30th. We included ...
California State Parks to contribute audio recordings of MPAs to the Sounds of Your Park initiative

California State Parks to contribute audio recordings of MPAs to the Sounds of Your Park initiative

Content provided by California State Parks.The California State Parks MPA Outreach and Education team is leading ...
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