Around the Bay

The 3-Day Rule has long been a mantra at Heal the Bay – always wait three days after a rainstorm before getting back into the ocean. But a recent study conducted by UCLA environmental science students in conjunction with Heal the Bay’s water qual…
Kirsten James, our science and policy co-director, shares a special night on the red carpet with our board member..
Heal the Bay staff pose w Cheryl Hines Robert F. Kennedy Jr. Julia Louis-Dreyfus
Today's Thank You Thursday shout-out goes to all of the amazing organizations that helped to make our Volunteer Party on Monday truly special. Thank you Bodega Wine Bar for hosting the party again this year. We love the space, the food, and your frie…
heal bay volunteer party bodega santa monica cleanup super healers photo booth
With heavy storms forecast for the weekend we take a look at what all that rain means for our local beaches and ocean: What does the recent storm mean for our local environment? In a time of severe drought, storms will help recharge our local aquifer…
Santa Monica Beach trash pollution Pico Kenter Storm Drain response team
More Information Draft EIR Health Impact Assessment
Stop Hermosa Beach Oil Keep Pollution Rig South Bay Ocean Drilling
Staff scientist Amanda Griesbach says new guidelines will make it easier to fix troubled beaches.
bacteria in seawater
Kirsten James, Heal the Bay's director of water quality, recently took a trip to China to discuss environmental issues with policymakers in the world's most populous nation. Here she shares her reflections.
Those lazy days of summer may seem distant, but our Santa Monica Pier Aquarium staff is already preparing an exciting camp season so that families may never face the oft-heard summertime lament: “I’m bored!”
Summer camp at the Santa Monica PIer Aquarium
Mark Gold, current board member and former president of Heal the Bay, writes today’s guest blog post about the opening of our latest exhibit at the Santa Monica Pier Aquarium– the Dorothy Green Room. The post comes courtesy of LA Observed. …
Santa Monica Pier Aquarium Dorothy Green Room LA Observed Mark Gold Heal the Bay
Gov. Jerry Brown officially declared a drought in the state of California earlier this year. Heal the Bay is part of a coalition of concerned NGOs that is evaluating long-term solutions to water management in California and exploring a more integrate…
drought water rainwater groundwater stormwater recycle reuse conserve energy gov
Syndicate content