California Coastal Resources
California Environmental Resources Evaluation System (CERES)
Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary
Google Marine Protected Area Tour - California Coast This link is to a virtual GOOGLE tour of the underwater parks located along the Central California coast with information, photos and videos highlighting the activities and features of each MPA. In addition, there are links to local activities for the casual coastal explorere to the region.
Institute of Marine Sciences UC Santa Cruz
Ano Nuevo Reserve UC Santa Cruz
Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute
Tracking of Elephant Seals
Earthguide: Elephant Seals, Diving the Deep
Other Elephant Seal Colonies
Marine Mammal Center
Piedras Blancas Friends of the Elephant Seal
Point Reyes San Francisco Bay Area National Parks Science and Learning
Please note that many of these links are outside the CalParks web and not under the control of California State Parks. California State Parks can make no representation concerning the content of these sites, nor does their listing serve as an endorsement by this agency.
Butano State Park
Half Moon Bay State Beach
Memorial Park - San Mateo County Parks
Coastanoa Lodge and Camping
Recorded Park Information
Año Nuevo SP Office
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM PST
Not for Reservations!