morro bay national estuary program

EXO3 sonde in use at a creek site

Field Updates April 2022: Exploring Water Quality Data

Volunteer planting a native plant at Sweet Springs

Native Garden at Sweet Springs Supports Pollinators

A California Red-legged frog. Copyright Morro Bay National Estuary Program

Gearing Up for Spring Bioassessment Monitoring at the Estuary Program

Bilingual Coloring and Activity Books Bring Marine Protected Areas to Life with Augmented Reality

Mike, a Dawn Patrol volunteer, records dissolved oxygen measurements while sampling in the Front Bay.

Field Updates February 2022: An Update on Estuary Health

Great egrets and snowy egrets gather in the Morro Bay estuary's saltmarsh to feed.

Photograph Friday: Three reasons to love Morro Bay and all our estuaries

Field Updates January 2022: Understanding Continuous Water Quality Data

A steelhead (Oncorhynchus mykiss) was captured from the Chorro Creek sub-watershed and measured before safely being released back into the water.

Field Updates December 2021: Water Quality Monitoring and Local Steelhead Populations

From the Director’s Desk: Stepping Down and Gratitude for Our Community

Volunteer appreciation hike 2021

2021 Morro Bay National Estuary Program Volunteer Recognition