Orange County Coastal Coalition

The County of Orange developed the Orange County Coastal Coalition as a means to coordinate and share information related to the coast. The Orange County Coastal Coalition is an association of local, regional, state and federal agencies, non-profit organizations, private industry and the public whose role is to advocate, educate and coordinate activities along the Orange County coast.

Orange County Coastal Coalition Meetings

Next meeting date:

Date: October 22, 2015 Time: 9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Location: Newport Beach Public Library - 1000 Avocado Avenue Newport Beach, CA 92660
Meeting agenda will be posted prior to the meeting.

If there are any questions, please contact the OC Public Works offices:

2301 N. Glassell St., Orange, CA, 92865 Monday through Friday, 8:00 am to 5:00 pm PST, by email at OC Watersheds, or by phone at (714) 955-0600.

2015 Meeting Agendas & Presentations

July 23, 2015

June 3, 2015
March 26, 2015

June 3, 2015 March 26, 2015

2014 Meeting Agendas & Presentations

December 4, 2014 - CANCELED

March 26, 2015

September 25, 2014

July 24, 2014

  1. Drought 2014: What You Need to Know and Where We Are - Albert Napoli, Metropolitan Water District
  2. Drought 2014: What the Water Districts Are Doing - Joe Berg, Municipal Water District of Orange County
  3. Drought 2014: What the Municipalities Are Doing - Jenna Voss, OC Public Works 

May 22, 2014

  1. Unified Beach Monitoring Program for South Orange County - Bruce Posthumus
  2. Maritime History Education - Arturo Zamarippa
  3. Ocean Literacy Education - Dr. Wendy Marshall 

March 27, 2014 

  1. Shellfish Initiative Emphasizing Sustainable Aquaculture - Phil Cruver
  2. Orange County Sanitation District Optimization of Disinfection to Ocean Discharge - Ron Coss
  3. Changes in Biological Communities Near the OCSD Outfall - Dr. Jeff Armstrong
  4. Impact of Orange County Sanitation District Wastewater Disinfection on Beach Water Quality - Dr. Samuel Choi
  5. Optimization of Disinfection of Ocean Discharge Summary - Ron Coss

January 23, 2014

  1. Ocean Acidification:  Causes and Implications of Changing Ocean Chemistry
  2. Restoration & Conservation of Green Abalone in Southern California

Legislative and Coastal Updates From Steve Aceti

  1. Annual H2O Conference
  2. Environmental “scorecard” compiled by the California League of Conservation Voters (2009)