Bay Foundation

1 Loyola Marymount University Drive, Los Angeles, California 90045
Enhanced Volunteer Enhanced Volunteer


The Bay Foundation is an entity of SMBNEP, one of 28 National Estuary Programs created by Congress in 1987. SMBNEP is dedicated to the preservation and restoration of coastal Los Angeles and promotes collaborative watershed-based partnerships and projects. The program’s Comprehensive Conservation and Management Plan (CCMP) is dedicated to ensuring a high quality of life for the 5,000 species and 4,000,000 people that call the Santa Monica Bay and its watershed home.