Protecting and Restoring the Morro Bay Estuary.
September 10, 2015

National Estuaries Week Starts Strong and Ends with a Party!

National Estuaries Week starts next Saturday, September 19, and ends on September 26. It’s a chance to celebrate and to focus on taking care of all of the places around the country where freshwater meets the sea. The Morro Bay National Estuary Program is excited to start this special week with a bang by hosting two cleanup sites on the Morro Bay sandspit for International Coastal Cleanup Day. Last year, our volunteer team filled 4 trash bags and collected 48 pounds of debris from these same sites. Statewide, the California Coastal Commission reports that “nearly 67,000 volunteers removed more than 1,190,000 …

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