Sloughkeepers is a California Public Benefit Nonprofit corporation dedicated to the removal of trash and pollutants from the sloughs and associated wetlands of the San Francisco Bay and Monterey Bay areas and to aid in the restoration and protection of animals and plants in these environments. We sponsor on-the-water cleanups, kayaking day-trips, and educational events.

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Recent Meetups

  • May 18 · 10:00 AM

    Kayak Elkhorn Slough

    3 Members

    Meet in the MBK parking lot at 10:00am for a 10:30am launch. Renters should be there by 9:45am to go through the MBK rental process. We will paddle between 6-10 miles,... Learn more
  • April 12 · 10:30 AM

    Paddle Pajaro River

    6 Members | 5.00 | 8 Photos

    We've never paddled the Pajaro River before, so this is a bit of an experiment.  Besides paddling a new venue, we'll be checking out the trash situation to determine... Learn more
  • March 26 · 9:30 AM

    Paddle Elkhorn Slough

    2 Members

    OOPS somehow the description for last week's paddle got put in here.  This is a poor tide day, launch at 10am, paddle to Seal Bend against the tide, then back also... Learn more
  • March 22 · 1:30 PM

    Paddle and Cleanup of Alviso Slough

    7 Members

    Cleanup with Sloughkeepers! Note: This is tenative depending on weather and participation. Arrive at the Marina at around 1:30pm (depending on how long it takes you to... Learn more
  • March 15 · 10:00 AM

    Paddle Elkhorn Slough

    8 Members | 5.00 | 14 Photos

    Launch by 10:30am, against tide on way up, tide with us on way back. Tenative, depending on participation. Will cancel by 5pm Saturday if necessary. Renters should... Learn more
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  • Eric Norris founded Sloughkeepers

    on April 4


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Founded Apr 4, 2014

This Meetup is community funded


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  • We are all-volunteer, but we have overhead such as filing fees, equipment, mailing costs, etc. We would like to raise enough money to buy kayaks for our members to use.

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