In 1972, the Goleta kelp beds were thriving…
1983‘s El Niño destroyed Goleta’s kelp beds, and has never recovered.
Fish Reef Project is working to restore the lost Historic 220 acre Goleta Kelp Bed.
to charge the ocean with nutrients, provide marine life habit and control costal and beach erosion.
Lobsters love the Reef Balls
Live in the thriving kelp forests
Helping Abalone Recover
Love the Fish Reef Balls
3/4 mile offshore Goleta Beach, CA
45 feet underwater
Meet our team
Learn about ways you can help!
Check out what’s going on beneath the surface. Here you can watch the reef grow right before your eyes!