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Beach water quality just took a major hit, with the Environmental Protection Agency announcing its plan to eliminate federal funds for testing water contamination. The plan would cut $10 million in grants the EPA gives each year to state and local a…
Swimming at the beach will be riskier than ever, if the EPA cuts water testing
A 12,000 gallon sewage spill on Saturday, Feb. 11 in Compton flowed into the Los Angeles River. City of Long Beach officials ordered all open coastal beaches closed.
Long Beach officials shut down open coastal beaches due to a 2/11 sewage spill
The "Ocean Lover's Choice," El Matador, won our Facebook poll, which asked supporters to share their favorite romantic beach along the West Coast. You can't get much more dramatic than this secluded rocky cove. Discover the other top 10 most romantic…
Encinal Canyon, El Matador, Malibu Best Romantic Beach
Today’s Los Angeles Times features an Op-Ed by Mark Gold, Heal the Bay’s former president, about his disappointment with new EPA beach water quality criteria that actually weaken public health protections for millions of recreational ocean users.…
EPA, Beach Water Quality Act, Public Health, Ocean
As top vacation destinations in the country, beaches are critical for recreation and the U.S. economy.  Specifically, California’s coastal tourism, which generates substantial revenues, is largely dependent on clean waters. Yet, every year, …
Tell EPA to Protect Your Family at the Beach
Show the special ocean lover in your life what they mean to you by donating a gift to Heal the Bay this Valentine’s Day. At the same time, you’ll be making a significant difference to our local waters. If you like, Heal the Bay will send notifica…
Protect What You Love-Dedicate a Gift to Heal the Bay for Valentine's Day
Last chance to cast your vote! Get your vote in today! VS.
Vote for Your Favorite Romantic Beach
Even if you live miles from the ocean, there are some simple steps you can take in your home to protect your favorite beach (as well as your local neighborhood, park or river). Over the coming weeks, we will be sharing short, educational and fun vide…
Ten Ways to Heal the Bay
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