Healthy Habitats

How Can I Keep My Habitats Healthy?

Healthy Habitats

We’re celebrating the value of our Monterey Bay Sanctuary’s many ecosystems so that our iconic indicator species can thrive. Think kelp forests, slough, Sea Otters and Snowy Plovers – they need a voice. Building public awareness, excitement and action is where it’s at!


Leverage
Science Network

 SCIENCE / RESEARCH / POLICY 

TASK: Collaborate with various Monterey Bay resources to drive our new coastal habitat policy and advocacy work. From the Monterey Bay to Washington DC, our local habitats and wildlife will now have the Save Our Shores voice.

ACTION PLAN 🎬

 

Engage In
Restoration

 NATIVE PLANTS / REHABILITATION / PARTNERSHIPS 

TASK: Mobilize our huge volunteer community to work with organizations that specialize in coastal habitat surveying and restoration.

ACTION PLAN 🎬

 

Build
Economic Bridges

 JOBS / COLLABORATION / POLICY 

TASK: Build lasting bridges with the Monterey Bay Sanctuary’s driving economies: agriculture, fisheries and tourism. We want our habitats to live in harmony alongside the industries that provide our community with sustainable and meaningful jobs.

ACTION PLAN 🎬

 

Bay
Days

 AWARENESS / EVENTS / REFLECTION 

TASK: Host bi-annual forums to celebrate our unique coastal habitats to build awareness about their unique role in marine ecosystem health. They will be fun, informative and share worthy!

ACTION PLAN 🎬

 

Key Habitats

📷 Featured from top to bottom: Irene Reti, Courtesy of MBARI, Courtesy of Elkhorn Slough Foundation, Ryan Kallabis, Irene Reti


Keep Your Wildlife Friend’s Habitats Healthy 🏖️

Do you like fluffy sea otters, beautiful underwater kelp forests and breaching whales? Help us achieve our new 2025 Vision to keep our Monterey Bay’s many unique ecosystems thriving between climate change, plastic pollution and unsustainable development.

DONATE ❤️

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local ocean heroes at our largest annual gala!
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