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Waves and Wildlife Photo Contest

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GET OUT YOUR CAMERAS, it’s time for the Save Our Shores’ Waves and Wildlife Photo Contest! You like snapping beautiful photos of scenic places and majestic wildlife found along the Monterey Bay’s network of Marine Protected Areas (MPAs) and we want to see them. But first, did you know that there are 29 MPAs along the Monterey […]

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Marine Protected Areas, What Are They Good For?

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CALIFORNIA IS UNIQUE in many ways, and when it comes to the ocean there is a natural phenomenon called upwelling that happens off our coast. This process brings oxygenated nutrient dense deeper water up to the surface. The nutrient abundance supports unique native habitats including kelp forests, rocky intertidal areas, wetlands, and the California Current. Each […]

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Underwater Parks Day

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Did you know that this Saturday, January 17, is Underwater Parks Day? The celebration was created with the purpose of educating people about the importance of Marine Protected Areas (MPAs). MPAs have emerged as an essential tool in the protection of the world’s ocean from the threats of overfishing, pollution, climate change and destruction of […]

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Upcoming Events

Sep
23
Sat
6:00 pm Toast The Coast @ Seymour Marine Discovery Center
Toast The Coast @ Seymour Marine Discovery Center
Sep 23 @ 6:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Toast The Coast @ Seymour Marine Discovery Center | Santa Cruz | California | United States
Save Our Shores is excited to applaud our 2017 Ocean Heroes with you at our largest annual celebration on Saturday, September 23rd at 6:00pm. Raise a glass of champagne to the sea, savor a sumptuous[...]
Sep
24
Sun
9:00 am Davenport Beach Cleanup @ Davenport Main Beach
Davenport Beach Cleanup @ Davenport Main Beach
Sep 24 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Davenport Beach Cleanup @ Davenport Main Beach | Davenport | California | United States
Save Our Shores Davenport Main beach cleanup targets highly polluted areas from parties, bonfires and illegal encampments. This beach needs your help every Sunday. MEET UP LOCATION Meet us at the beach parking lot across[...]
Oct
1
Sun
9:00 am Cleanup Cowells Project @ Cleanup Cowell's
Cleanup Cowells Project @ Cleanup Cowell's
Oct 1 @ 9:00 am – 11:00 am
Cleanup Cowells Project @ Cleanup Cowell's | Santa Cruz | California | United States
Save Our Shores bi-monthly Cleanup Cowell’s Project has kicked into gear! Start your Sunday off with a beach cleanup, and leave energized and ready to enjoy your day. These cleanups are always fun, engaging, and[...]

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