Sarasota Bay Estuary Program volunteers

Bay Guardians Volunteers

The Sarasota Bay Guardians volunteer program engages people of all ages in ongoing efforts to restore and protect Sarasota Bay. The Sarasota Bay Guardians volunteers have donated thousands of hours to support the SBEP’s mission. Some volunteers from prior decades are now bringing their own children to Bay Guardians volunteer outings.

We gather on Saturday mornings at 9 and wrap up by noon to enjoy a picnic lunch together.

The Sarasota Bay Guardians are on break for the summer. Check back in September for our fall workdays!


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Subscribe to the Sarasota Bay Estuary Program e-mail list to receive occasional announcements about Bay Guardians volunteer events:


See photos from recent Sarasota Bay Guardians events on our Flickr page.

Visit our photo gallery to see images from older Bay Guardians outings.

Click here to read a thoughtful letter from Robin Hardy, the principal at Martha B. King Middle School, regarding the students’ efforts to focus on environmental stewardship. The school received a Blue Dolphin Award from SBEP in 2012.

For more information about the Bay Guardians please contact
SBEP at (941) 955-8085 or email us at .

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