loading content..

Local Partners

Photo: Chad King/NOAA

It takes work on the ground to help national marine sanctuaries thrive.

Local partners will allow the Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary to achieve broader goals, harness the expertise and experience of renowned scientists and scholars, and further research, monitoring, education, outreach and enforcement within the sanctuary. The Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary Foundation will work with the many local partners that have been so instrumental is safeguarding the sanctuary and inspiring the public on the Sanctuary’s importance to the region’s economy and way of life.