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Monitoring staff and WSP Corpsmembers monitoring eelgrass on the sandspit in Morro Bay.

Field Updates May 2022: Monitoring the Health of Our Eelgrass Beds

Beaver dam creating a pond in SLO County

Native North American Beavers Improve the Health of Waterways in San Luis Obipso County

Field Updates May 2022: Bioassessment Season Highlights 

A tiny opalescent nudibranch sits on top of an eelgrass blade at low tide. Wildlife

Photograph Friday: Wild Looking Wildlife Spotted in Morro Bay’s Eelgrass

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