Coastal Cleanup Day 2019

Coastal Cleanup Day is on Saturday, September 21, from 9am-Noon. It’s Heal the Bay’s 30th anniversary as the official coordinator for L.A. County! Register now and take part in our BIGGEST volunteer day of the year.


Don’t Be A Bummer

Have you seen our annual Beach Report Card study and Beach Bummers yet? Check out the Beach Report Card with NowCast for the latest grades and learn more about the Safe, Clean Water Program, which will help improve water quality in our region!

Our Impact

Beach cleanups are just the beginning. Heal the Bay staff work to mobilize L.A.’s diverse communities to protect our coastline, revitalize our waterways, and speak out for smart water policy.

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Become a Sustaining Member

Ripples become waves. Make a monthly gift in support of community science, education, and advocacy. Your generous ongoing support ensures that L.A.’s waterways and coastline remains healthy, safe, and clean. Plus, there are perks!


Get Involved

Visit Our Aquarium

Steps from the ocean, an underwater wonderland awaits. Our kid-friendly Heal the Bay Aquarium under the Santa Monica Pier features 100+ species of marine life that live right offshore.

Dive In

Summit to Sea

Healing the Bay starts farther inland than you might think. Take an interactive trip with us as we follow water’s journey from the Sierras to Santa Monica Bay.