Local Information for Isla Vista

Program Goal: To supplement county-run water quality monitoring and provide hands-on inolvement for students and citizens to engage in water quality testing and raise public awareness. 

Local Partners: The Isla Vista Chapter volunteers collect and process samples at their lab set up within the University of California Santa Barbara. 

Sampling Frequency & Season: Bi-Weekly, School-Year

County Beach Water Quality Monitoring Information: Santa Barbara County

Connect with the Isla Vista Chapter:  Website, Facebook, Instagram, Calendar

Other Local Water Quality Information & Resources: 

Santa Barbara Channelkeeper Water Quality Testing Program (Data on SwimGuide)

California Water Quality Monitoring Council Harmful Algal Bloom Portal

California Department of Public Health Weekly Status of Toxic Marine Phytoplankton