Surf Picture

#SwimmableSD July 25

Celebrate by tagging your instagram photos with #SwimmableSD to win a prize pack. Click for details.

PHOTO: MYLES MCGUINNESS

More...
Seaside Soiree

Please Join our Seaside Soiree

Buy your tickets today for our annual fundraiser on September 10 at Scripps Seaside Forum. 

More...
water quality lab

Oceanic Research Project

Eleventh grade class unveils six-months of research in a blog series on our website. You may find some results surprising. 

PHOTO: MYLES MCGUINNESS

 

More...
Coastal Awards

Congratulations to our Winners

South San Diego shines in our annual Coastal Champion awards at Birch Aquarium. 

More...
Bioassessment

The Bugs Tell the Story

Our first bioassessment training features a Fish & Game expert teaching volunteers and professionals. 

PHOTO: SAN DIEGO COASTKEEPER

 

More...
Frontpage Slideshow | Copyright © 2006-2013 JoomlaWorks Ltd.

Take Action

Donate Now

Donate to San Diego Coastkeeper

Donate to San Diego Coastkeeper

With you, we can protect San Diego’s aquatic playgrounds. Gifts of every size help us defend your salty seas and beautiful bays. From test tubes in our lab to hands-on...

Read more

Become a Member

IMG_7706

Start Coastkeeping. Become a member today and protect and restore swimmable, fishable and drinkable waters in San Diego County.

 

Report a Problem

plastic-beach-feat
Catch the Polluters

If you see someone pollute, report it to Coastkeeper. Let us help you protect your waters.

Attend an Event

JUL
24

Jul 24, 2014 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Fracking Educational Forum and film screening in La Jolla

JUL
26

Jul 26, 2014 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Coronado City Beach Cleanup

AUG
9

Aug 09, 2014 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Carlsbad - Tamarack State Beach Cleanup

Get the News

Read our Blog

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
  • 4
  • 5
  • 6
  • 7
  • 8
  • 9
  • 10
Prev Next

#SwimmableSD Photo Contest

#SwimmableSD Photo Contest

Swimmable Water Weekend is back! July 25 - 27 is a weekend to celebrate clean water by visiting your favorite beach. To celebrate this year, we are hosting a contest...

Fertilizer: Go Native. Save the Planet.

Fertilizer: Go Native. Save the Planet.

High Tech High Blog Series: Blog 6 of 7 What comes to mind when you read the word “fertilizer?”  Lawns? Farms? Family garden projects? What about water pollution and dead zones? It’s...

Infographic: Heavy Metal Pollution

Infographic: Heavy Metal Pollution

Heavy metal contamination can come from a variety of sources: the paint on boats, zinc in your tires, etc. Heavy metals contaminate the water and settle along the ocean floor...

Heavy Metal Pollution: Not So Natural Ra…

Heavy Metal Pollution: Not So Natural Rainbows

High Tech High Blog Series: Blog 5 of 7   While driving down the road on a rainy day have you ever noticed the rainbow that flows into the storm drains? Many...

Infographic: Sewage Pollution

Infographic: Sewage Pollution

Sewage is a large environmental problem but not for the reasons that most people think. A big reason why sewage is a problem is because of the excess hormones released...

Prescription Drugs: Helping You, But Not…

Prescription Drugs: Helping You, But Not the Environment

High Tech High Blog Series: Blog 4 of 7   How We Contribute to the Problem   We are the problem.    The county outputs 175 million gallons of sewage every day through the Wastewater Treatment...

Infographic: Plastic Pollution

Infographic: Plastic Pollution

Plastic, though it was seen as a great technological advancement, has shown the world and the environment it’s dark side. Plastic, which has been used in just about every field...

Plastics: A Prognosis on Plastic Polluti…

Plastics: A Prognosis on Plastic Pollution-We Have a Ways to Go San Diego

High Tech High Blog Series: Blog 3 of 7 What are the sources of pollution? To understand the problem with plastic pollution, a group of students researched the common sources and effects...

Protecting Our ASBS Better: What Do You …

Protecting Our ASBS Better: What Do You Expect From A Coastal Champion?

Watershed Management Plan The City of San Diego, University of CA, San Diego/Scripps Institution of Oceanography (UCSD/SIO), and San Diego Coastkeeper make up the La Jolla Shores Coastal Watershed Management Group. Their priority...

Infographic: Cigarette Pollution

Infographic: Cigarette Pollution

Cigarettes are not only harmful to humans, but to our environment as well. Often times, cigarette butts are improperly disposed of and washed into our oceans when it rains. Cigarettes are...

Join Our Newsletter

San Diego Coastkeeper's efforts have helped to reduce the number of sewage spills by 90% since 2001.

Features

Save the Date: Seaside Soiree, September 10 

seaside-soiree


Put us on your calendar for September 10 to celebrate at our 17th annual fundraiser, the Seaside Soiree. At the beautiful and green Scripps Seaside Forum overlooking the ocean in La Jolla, we'll mingle, drink, dine and have a little fun. You can also buy your VIP tickets or general admission tickets today. Check our Facebook photo album from our last Seaside Soiree and learn more about this year's event.

  • Video
  • Facebook Fans
Our Mission

San Diego Coastkeeper protects and restores swimmable, fishable and drinkable waters in San Diego County.

> LEARN MORE

  • EarthShare_Californiaweb

SAN DIEGO COASTKEEPER
2825 Dewey Rd., Ste. 200 • San Diego CA 92106 • TEL. 619.758.7743