Heal the Bay Blog

Guess what month it is? That’s right, April is Earth Month! Heal the Bay's got you covered with a roster of volunteer opportunities and events happening at the beach, our Santa Monica Pier Aquarium and all around the Southland. Join us!   …
Earth Month with Heal the Bay
Gov. Brown took a bold and necessary action to restrict California's water use, writes Heal the Bay vp Sarah Sikich. But there's much more to be done. April 2, 2015 --
Gov. Brown took a bold and necessary action to restrict California's water use, writes Heal the Bay vp Sarah Sikich. But there's much more to be done.
How else could $1.37/day last forever? Heal the Bay protects our ocean. This party protects Heal the Bay.  The dance floor is made of sand, so if you fall, no bruises. There is a red carpet. Except it’s blue. Like the ocean. So you can basica…
Get your tickets to our 30th anniversary awards gala
April 2, 2015 -- With Governor Brown’s drought restriction announcement yesterday we’re getting many inquiries about Heal the Bay’s position on desalination. Can it do some good? Is it a bad thing inherently? Like most water issues in Californi…
Desalination debate rages on in California
At last…a red carpet* you can walk barefoot! This May 14, we’re inviting you to come party with a purpose as we celebrate our 30th anniversary in beach-chic style at the Jonathan Club in Santa Monica. It’s never been easier – or more gla…
Heal the Bay's 30th Anniversary Awards Gala
Summer weather has arrived early in Southern California, and the real deal is right around the corner – which means the end of the school year. Parents, don’t panic; we’ve got this one. Sign your kids up to enjoy some summer fun at our Santa Mo…
Science Adventures Camp
An organization is only as strong as its foundation – and our foundation is made up of amazing volunteers, partners, and supporters.  We’d like to thank Heal the Bay’s very own “lucky charms” who helped make our St. Patrick’s Day-the…
Thank You Thursday
Marketing/Communications Intern Darrin Moret got a behind-the-scenes peek at the Santa Monica Pier Aquarium’s newest exhibit. An LMU class of '13 alumnus, Darrin is a writer and enjoys the beach, surfing and travel. 
Macro photo of crab at Santa Monica Pier Aquarium
We’ve been getting lots of questions about the recent uptick in strandings of sea lions in Southern California. We have gathered information from our partners at the California Wildlife Center and NOAA to help you understand what is happening and w…