Press Releases

March 3 – Coastkeeper Hires Clay Clifton to Manage Watershed Monitoring Program

Clifton formerly directed San Diego County’s Ocean Recreational Water Program {readmorelink}Read the full article…{/readmorelink} SAN DIEGO, March 3, 2010 –San Diego Coastkeeper, San Diego’s largest professionalenvironmental organization, announced today that Clay Clifton has joined its staff as the WatershedMonitoring Program Manager. Clifton brings to Coastkeeper more than ten years of experience inmonitoring contamination events at 52 […]


January 28 – San Diego City Council Approves Next Phase of Water Recycling Plan

Coalition of community groups encouraged support of $3.28-million contract {readmorelink}Read the full article…{/readmorelink} SAN DIEGO, CA –The San Diego City Council approved this week a $3.28-million contract for public outreach and program management to allow important community engagement and education on recycled wastewater for potable use. The public awareness campaign will seek to help residents understand […]


February 10 – Coastal Commission Agrees Poseidon Intentionally Omitted Information

Commission votes 8-4 to deny environmentalists’ request to revoke desal plant permit {readmorelink}Read the full article…{/readmorelink} OCEANSIDE, Calif. – February 10, 2010 – The California Coastal Commission and its staff acknowledged today that Poseidon Resources intentionally withheld information that resulted inerroneous greenhouse gas mitigation calculations for its planned Carlsbad Desalination Plant (CDP). Ultimately, the Commission voted […]