Nature Boat Tours Helping our Brains and Bodies Stay Healthy

Lots to do in Mosslanding and the Elkhorn Slough Being close to sea otters, harbor seals, sea lions, and a plethora of birds diving, and dabbling for food reconnects you to the natural world around you. Many studies show just looking at pictures of baby animals can increase our resilience. For more proof check out … Read more

The Sea Otter Story

The Sea Otter Story

We Love Sea Otters One of our favorite marine mammals here on the Elkhorn slough is the Sea Otter. It turns out that they are not just the cutest most playful and curious of all the marine mammals on the slough, they have an important role in taking care of the Health of the Elkhorn … Read more

The Ocean Cleaning Electric Sailboat

The Ocean Cleaning Sailboat

A Sea Cleaning Electric Boat If you have spent time in the ocean or on the shoreline you may have noticed that the ocean collects a lot of garbage. We have trash that will float out there until it either washes up on shore or we clean it up and take care of it.  This … Read more

Moss Landing the Future that might have been

Elkhorn Slough Moss landing electric boat ride 1

Moss Landing and the Sloughs that are home to abundant wildlife Did you know there was almost an oil refinery built in the 1960’s in Moss Landing?  Conservation was a new concept at that time and many thought it would be a boon to the economy.  Check out this article to find out more! 1965: The … Read more

Sea Otters, doing their part for conservation!

Incredibly interesting article on the relationship between otters, sea urchins, and the kelp forest.  Did you know that sea otters are choosing to eat the more nutritious sea urchins that live off the kelp forests instead of the urchins found in the sea urchin barrens?  Scientists are working hard to find ways to save our … Read more