Press Releases

Aug 1 – San Diego Coastkeeper Releases 2016 Water Quality Report

Data show water quality improvement for first time in years 

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May 15 – San Diego Beach Trash Data Reveals 80 Percent of Shoreline Litter Contains Plastic

Significant portion of beach litter may not come from beachgoers

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March 14 – Coastkeeper’s New Board Member Brings State Advocacy Expertise to Local Waters

Water watchdog group’s new executive committee prepares for federal policy threats to San Diego waters

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San Diego Coastkeeper Promotes Matt O’Malley to Executive Director

Water watchdog brings tenured leadership, advocacy expertise

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October 13 – Business Leader, Philanthropist Tom Steyer To Give Keynote At Annual Clean Water Celebration

San Diego Coastkeeper announces Seaside Soiree on November 17

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September 6 – North County Resident Utilizes Coastkeeper’s Pollution Hotline to Solve Mystery

Regional Board halts water quality violation thanks to Janis Selby Jones’ desire to protect the ocean

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September 2 – San Diego Teachers Turn Local Pollution Into Curriculum at Coastkeeper Training

Workshop at the Reuben H. Fleet Science Center helps teachers create water science lessons with a local focus

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August 23 – Analysis Shows Water Science Education Efforts Increased Awareness of Water Issues by 56 Percent

Coastkeeper’s Project SWELL inspires more than 4,000 San Diego students to protect local waters

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July 19 – San Diego Coastkeeper Welcomes Dr. Mark Laska to Board of Directors

Ecology entrepreneur adds depth of knowledge and experience to board

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May 25: Coastkeeper to Give Away Rash Guards for World Oceans Day on June 11

Marine Protected Area-themed swim accessory available to first 50 volunteers WHAT Nothing says World Oceans Day like swimming in one of San Diego’s underwater state parks—and picking up trash to protect it. That’s why, on June 11, at its La Jolla Shores beach cleanup, San Diego Coastkeeper will give the first 50 volunteers a free […]

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