Press Releases

February 7 – Coastkeeper, Surfrider Announce 2010 San Diego Beach Cleanup Data

Volunteers removed more than 25,000 pieces of Styrofoam {readmorelink}Read the full article…{/readmorelink} SAN DIEGO, CA- Feb. 7, 2011- Cigarette butts, Styrofoam pieces and plastics continue to be the top three most common items found on San Diego County’s beaches, according to data released today by San Diego Coastkeeper and the Surfrider Foundation San Diego Chapter. …

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February 10 – High Tides on February 16 – 18 to Illustrate Vulnerability of San Diego’s Shoreline

Volunteer photography of highest tides to demonstrate potential impacts of sea level rise {readmorelink}Read the full article…{/readmorelink} February 8, 2011 – San Diego, Calif. – Next week some of the year’s highest tides will breach California’s coastal and bay shorelines, providing a glimpse of what the state can expect as sea levels rise in the …

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December 28 – San Diego Coastkeeper Selects Cook + Schmid for Public Awareness Campaign

Organization seeks volunteer participation to protect and preserve inland and coastal waters {readmorelink}Read the full article…{/readmorelink} SAN DIEGO, Dec. 28, 2010—Cook + Schmid, a full-service integrated communications agency based in San Diego, has partnered with San Diego Coastkeeper, the region’s largest professional environmental organization working to protect inland and coastal waters, to provide public relations …

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December 10 – IPR Coalition Changes its Name to Water Reliability Coalition

New name better reflects the mission of the diverse group {readmorelink}Read the full article…{/readmorelink} San Diego, Calif. – Friday, Dec. 10, 2010 –The IPR Coalition today has announced it has changed its name to the Water Reliability Coalition. A broad-based affiliation of environmental, consumer, business, labor, development, taxpayer and technical organizations, the Water Reliability Coalition …

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November 12 – San Diego Coastkeeper Announces Change in Leadership

Organization celebrates long list of accomplishments under Bruce Reznik’s guidance {readmorelink}Read the full article…{/readmorelink} SAN DIEGO (November 12, 2010) – San Diego Coastkeeper announced today that Executive Director Bruce Reznik is stepping down from his position with the organization. After more than 11 years building the region’s largest professional environmental organization dedicated to protecting inland …

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November 23 – A Day Without A Bag Takes Over San Diego County on December 16

{readmorelink}Read the full article…{/readmorelink} San Diego, CA – Cities throughout the San Diego region, local community groups, environmental organizations, and the County of San Diego have proclaimed the third Thursday of December as “A Day Without a Bag” to raise awareness and promote a greener holiday season.   On Thursday, December 16, 2010, businesses and …

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November 8 – San Diego Coastkeeper Honors Volunteers From Across the County

Amanda Sousa earns Volunteer of the Year, six others inducted into Hall of Fame {readmorelink}Read the full article…{/readmorelink} SAN DIEGO, Nov. 8, 2010- San Diego Coastkeeper, San Diego’s largest professional environmental organization working to protect inland and coastal waters, announced today its 2010 Volunteer of the Year and six inductees to its Volunteer Hall of …

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November 3 – Coastkeeper Runs County’s Only Monthly Watershed Monitoring Program

Volunteers collect water samples from nine of the 11 watersheds {readmorelink}Read the full article…{/readmorelink} SAN DIEGO, Nov. 3, 2010- San Diego Coastkeeper, San Diego’s largest professional environmental organization working to protect inland and coastal waters, is running their watershed monitoring program this month on Saturday, November 20th at 9:00 a.m.  San Diego Coastkeeper trains more …

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October 29 – December 8 Signs of the Tide Examines San Diego’s Thirst for Water

San Diego Coastkeeper’s free event discusses water supply, conversation {readmorelink}Read the full article…{/readmorelink} SAN DIEGO, October 29, 2010- San Diego Coastkeeper, the region’s leading environmental nonprofit protecting inland and coastal waters, will host its quarterly Signs of the Tide public forum on Wednesday, Dec. 8, from 6 p.m. – 8 p.m. The event at Urban …

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