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Save Our Shores

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General Agency Information
Name: Save Our Shores
Alternate Name(s): SOS
Address: 345 Lake Avenue Suite A
Santa Cruz,  CA  95062
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Contact Information
Primary Phone: 831-462-5660
Description: Save Our Shores is a 501(c)3 nonprofit marine conservation organization. Over the last 30 years, Save Our Shores has been responsible for key accomplishments such as preventing offshore oil drilling in Central Coast waters, helping to establish the Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary, preventing local cruise ship pollution, and bringing together diverse stakeholders to find common solutions to ocean issues. Today we focus on educating youth about our watersheds, tackling plastic pollution on our beaches and rivers, advocating for plastic-free communities, managing Annual Coastal Cleanup Day in Santa Cruz and Monterey counties, running our nationally renowned Dockwalker program, and providing our community with educated and inspired Sanctuary Stewards!.

Located at the Santa Cruz Yacht Harbor.

FUNDING SOURCE:private foundations, federal, state and municipal grants, and memberships.

FEES: Suggested donations.
Mission: The mission of Save Our Shores is: Caring for the marine environment through ocean awareness, advocacy, and citizen action.
Languages other than English: Spanish
Accommodations for Disabled Persons: None
Public Transportation: Available Within One Block
Eligibility: Open to All
Fees: See Description Notes
Areas Served: Monterey County
San Mateo County
Santa Cruz County
Physical Location: Santa Cruz
Funding Source: See Description Notes
Subject Headings
Subject Headings: Conservation
Environmental Protection and Improvement
Political Action/Lobbying Groups
Private Nonprofits
Public Awareness/Education
Volunteer Opportunities
Water Pollution Control
This agency was last updated on August 23, 2018.