We rely on grants, donations, and sponsors to carry out our mission "to enhance ecosystem conservation and beach management to balance natural resource protection and recreational use."
We welcome individual donations to support our projects. Donations are tax deductible
(#26-3751327). Please make checks out to the Beach Ecology Coalition and mail to:
Dr. Karen Martin
Beach Ecology Coalition
c/o Pepperdine University
24255 Pacific Coast Highway
Malibu, CA 90263-4321
Do you shop via Amazon? If so you can designate the Beach Ecology Coalition as your charity so a small percentage of sales will support us. Just follow this link to shop:
For a $20 donation you will receive a copy of the award-winning documentary: Surf, Sand, and Silversides. Please make sure to request a copy of the DVD with your donation.
To show your support for the Beach Ecology Coalition you can also purchase merchandise from our Cafe Press site.
Attend a meeting of the Beach Ecology Coalition which are open to people who work on beaches, including beach managers, equipment operators, lifeguards, park rangers, environmental scientists, surfers, government agencies, aquarium personnel, and other interested people. If you would like to receive announcements of future meetings please send a message to info@BeachEcologyCoalition.org.
A new children's book about grunion has been published: Do Grunion Really Run? And Other Grunion Wonders. It is published by High Tech Elementary North County First Graders (Room 154). Click here for a link on Amazon.
Check out a new article in "Tidelines", a newsletter published by the Cabrillo Marine Aquarium, featuring the Beach Ecology Coalition. Click here for link.
A book by Dr. Karen Martin has been published about beach spawning fishes! Click here for more information.
Help needed for kelp tracking study. Click here for details.
A fun tidbit: "Kids Truck Video--Beach Cleaner". Follow this link.
Sponsors and Funding
We thank the following agencies and companies for their support of our organization and projects: