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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

Weather related news stories, historical weather, mobile apps and more.
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BEACON recent posts

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...

Coastal Engineering Workshop

With Dr. David Revell Sponsored by Ventura County Watershed Protection District and BEACONPart 1 Sources of Sand & Sediment Part 2 Flood Mapping & Departmental Cooperation Part 3 Tidal & Wind Effects on Waves & Swells Part 4 Sand Retention vs. Erosion...

Beach Nourishment Response at Carpinteria Beach & Goleta Beach

Sequence of Events Thomas Fire – December 2017 Montecito Debris Flows – January 9, 2018 Immediate Aftermath – January thru March 2018 Channel & street sediments taken to Carpinteria & Goleta Beaches Debris basin sediments taken to Buellton & Santa Paula...

Goleta Bay Kelp Study

This presentation was given at the BEACON Board Meeting on Friday, March 15, 2019. The Powerpoint has been converted into a video: