Santa Barbara Channel, Santa Barbara

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We are a member of the international Waterkeeper Alliance, one of the most effective and fastest growing grassroots environmental movements in the world.

Channelkeeper has achieved many victories for clean water. We’ve compelled some of our area’s worst polluters to clean up, worked cooperatively with public officials to strengthen policies that protect local waterways and aquatic habitats, restored eelgrass beds at the Channel Islands, and educated thousands of individuals through hands-on activities and volunteer opportunities about how their everyday activities affect the health of local creeks, watersheds and the Channel.
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  • if you get the chance, take a whale watch trip into the Santa Barbara Channel. The amount of marine life here is incredible. Whales (several types), dolphins, sea lions and more. Go on a nice sunny da...  more »
  • Very beautiful, whale-watching all year round. At the pier, you can take a boat to channel Islands National Park, which is a spectacular sight from another angle. With luck, dolphin escorts can be seen on the voyage.
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  • Have you ever wondered what the islands which we see from the SB shore are like. You can take a trip over, but the day I went, I must admit it was a rough sea...Worth the trip tho!!  more »
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