Heal the Bay Blog

Heal the Bay president Alix Hobbs and TreePeople CEO Andy Vought write that Prop 1 marks a new start for California' s water future. But that future starts with you ... today. Nov. 11, 2014 -- Last week marked a watershed moment for California, both …
“Could You Be a Little More Pacific?” That’s the question the Santa Monica Pier Aquarium is posing to young families looking for fun, educational opportunities during the holiday season. Yes, that’s right – we’re taking the wraps off our …
A huge thank you to Adventure Voyaging for including Heal the Bay in last month’s Catalina Cruisers Weekend – two days full of fun at Two Harbors. Additional thanks go out to Peter Ellis and friends who served up the famous “Buffalo Milk” bev…
Nov. 4, 2014 -- We've got some exciting news to share: Veteran environmental advocate Sarah Abramson Sikich has been promoted to vice president of Heal the Bay. Sikich, who most recently served as our Director of Science and Policy for Coastal Resour…
Today’s guest blogger is Melina Sempill Watts, a staffer with the Resource Conservation District of the Santa Monica Mountains.
Fishing Pono: Living In Harmony with the Sea
Nov. 1, 2014 -- After last night’s sporadic but intense rainfall, L.A. beachgoers this morning were treated to some spectacular sights – full, vibrant rainbows arcing to the sea. Unfortunately, they were also treated to a less uplifting scene –…
The Frightfully “Fintastic” Fishy Fest held last weekend at our Santa Monica Pier Aquarium lived up to its name. The marine center was packed with all sorts of witches, ghosts and ghouls. It was a monstrously successful event and we have some nei…
Halloween at Heal the Bay
Today’s guest blogger is Melina Sempill Watts, a staffer with the Resource Conservation District of the Santa Monica Mountains. Oct. 23, 2014 -- In partnership with Heal the Bay staff and volunteers, the utterly fascinating “Snows of the Nile” …
Snows of the Nile
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Oct. 14, 2014 -- With the state grappling with record drought, Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti today issued an executive directive to dramatically reduce the use of fresh water and the purchase of costly imported water in California’s most populous…