California State Coastal Conservancy

The Coastal Conservancy is a State agency established in 1976 to protect and improve natural lands and waterways, help people access and enjoy the outdoors, and sustain local economies along the length of California’s coast and around San Francisco Bay. Download the Conservancy’s informational brochure here. Descarga el folleto informativo de la Conservancy en español aqui.

About The Coastal Conservancy

About: The Coastal Conservancy protects coastal resources and helps the public to enjoy them. This page has information about us, including the Coastal Conservancy Board, Strategic Plan, Jobs.

Climate Ride

Projects: The Coastal Conservancy is actively supporting hundreds of projects along the coast and around the San Francisco Bay Area. Learn more about our projects and programs.

Climate Ready Programs

Climate: Climate change is having profound impacts on California’s coastal resources. The Coastal Conservancy is leading many efforts to prepare for and reduce these impacts.

San Clemente Coastal Trail

Grants: Information about current grant opportunities and resources for grant applicants are posted on this page.

San Francisco India Basin

Meetings and Notices: The Coastal Conservancy meets 5-6 times a year around the state. Upcoming meeting agendas and past meeting archives are posted on here along with public notices and information about other public meetings held by the Conservancy.

Latest News

  • Explore the Coast Grants
    The Conservancy announces the availability of Explore the Coast grants, applications are due April 16th. These grants fund public agencies, tribes and nonprofit organizations to run programs to help more people to explore California’s spectacular coast. Explore the Coast grants seeks to increase recreational, educational, or stewardship opportunities particularly for people and communities that may face challenges […] (Read more on Explore the Coast...)
  • Job Opening: Environmental Services Intern
    The Coastal Conservancy is seeking an Environmental Services Intern for a nine month, full-time, paid position in our Oakland offices.  All applications must be received through the CalCareers website:  Job Description and Duties The Environmental Services Intern is a nine-month position at the Coastal Conservancy.  The incumbent will assist Conservancy staff with management of projects that restore […] (Read more on Job Opening: Environmental...)
  • Request for Quotations for IT Consulting Services – 2018
    The Coastal Conservancy is looking to hire an IT Consulting Services contractor to undertake maintenance activities on the Coastal Conservancy Project Manager (CCPM) Application.  The CCPM Application is a client-server application using Microsoft C# .NET Winforms technology and Microsoft SQL Server.  It manages information on Coastal Conservancy projects, contacts, funding, contracts, invoices, etc. The maintenance activities […] (Read more on Request for Quotations...)
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