Are You Ready for Rain?

Are you ready for rain? Pollution affecting the San Lorenzo River comes from many, disperse sources known as nonpoint source pollution. When it rains, pollutants from all across the watershed are transported into the San Lorenzo River and the Monterey Bay National...

Connecting 2,700 Youth to Nature

For CWC and the 2,700 K-8th grade students who will participate in CWC’s Watershed Rangers program this year, back to school means back to the San Lorenzo River. Each year, CWC collaborates with over 25 schools, clubs and community centers to bring experiential...
State of the Region 2016

State of the Region 2016

On December 1, 2016 the Monterey Bay Economic Partnership hosted the 2nd Annual State of the Region conference in Seaside, CA. This regional event attracted hundreds of community leaders from throughout the Monterey Bay region to explore and showcase the elements that...

Video: Monitoring First Flush Rain Storms

The Coastal Watershed Council has been doing water quality monitoring work for 21 years. Learn how this fall we’re engaging volunteers to monitor runoff during the first significant rainfall of the year. And learn what you can do to prepare for the rains at your...