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California Coastal Coalition

3110 Hataca Road
Carlsbad, CA 92009
calcoast.org/

Surfrider Foundation

PO Box 73550
San Clemente, CA 92673
(949) 492-8170
info@surfrider.org
surfrider.org

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California Shore & Beach Preservation Association

State Chapter of the American Shore and Beach Preservation Association.
asbpa.org/california

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Clean Oceans – Project Clean Water

County of Santa Barbara Public Works Department program
countyofsb.org/sbpcw

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Scripps Institution of Oceanography

9500 Gilman Drive
La Jolla, CA 92093
(858) 246-5511
Wave Forecast Resource

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Channel Islands National Marine Sanctuary

University of California Santa Barbara
Ocean Science Education Bldg 514, MC 6155
Santa Barbara, CA 93106-6155
(805) 893-6437
channelislands.noaa.gov

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Channel Islands National Marine Sanctuary Management Plan

University of California Santa Barbara
Ocean Science Education Bldg 514, MC 6155
Santa Barbara, CA 93106-6155
(805) 893-6437
Management Plan

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Ventura County Ocean Water Quality Monitoring Program

Hotline: (805) 662-6555
Staff Specialist, Paolo Quinto: (805) 654-5040
Monitoring Program

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Weather Underground

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BEACON recent posts

Mondo’s Cove Beach Access Stairway

Mondo’s Cove Beach access stairway revised design drawing and description is included below. Based on the input from neighboring residents, stakeholders and interested members of the public, the consultants to BEACON, Jensen Design and Survey, Inc., have produced a...

Recap: Ventura Sand Summit 2/18/2021

On February 18, 2021, a regional meeting sand summit was held to address continuing erosion problems affecting the southern Ventura coastline. Zoom meeting video below:Click on images below for Powerpoint presentation/PDF for information shared during summit

NOTICE: Amendment to BEACON Bylaws Request

BEACON staff is recommending the BEACON Board of Directors amend the BEACON Bylaws expressly incorporating into the purposes, objectives and authorities of BEACON, regional coastal beach access, and regional-level climate, sea-level rise adaptation, and coastal...

NOTICE: Regional Meeting Sand Summit – February 18, 2021

BEACON, working with the City of Port Hueneme, and local harbor and port partners is hosting a regional meeting to address continuing erosion problems affecting the southern Ventura coastline. The meeting will include presentations on regional sediment science, recent...

BEACON Strategic Planning Goals

At the November BEACON Board meeting, the Board heard a presentation on the proposed BEACON Strategic Planning Goals and Objectives. BEACON is interested to hear comments, suggestions for changes, corrections, additions, etc. to the draft document from the public and...

Sea-Level Rise Adaptation Plan

At the November 20, 2020 BEACON Board meeting the County of Ventura presented the accompanying Power Point slide show on the County’s Sea-Level Rise Adaptation Plan.  

Mondo’s Cove Beach Stairway Project

BEACON is coordinating the planning, design and engineering of a beach access stairway at Mondo’s Cove beach, adjacent to the community of Faria Beach. Below are draft concept illustrations and engineering drawings depicting the stairway which were presented at a...