Preserving a Unique Natural Treasure

Another Victory for the Seals

On June 10th, the California Coastal Commission voted unanimously to approve a four-year permit to keep the viewing guideline rope up at Casa Beach through 2019. This victory would not have been possible without your support.

Here are some of the dedicated seal supporters that made the trip to Newport Beach, CA.

Here are some of the dedicated seal supporters who made the trip to Newport Beach, CA.

Want to hear what a seal pup sounds like? Please click the picture below.

Dover and mom enjoying a sunny day!

Dover and mom enjoying a sunny day!



Help us by making a tax-deductible donation of $10, $100, $1,000 or more.
Each dollar brings us closer to our goal of protecting the Casa Beach harbor seal rookery. THANKS!

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 or mail a check to:

Seal Conservancy
PO Box 2016
La Jolla, CA  92038

All donations are tax deductible per IRS regulation 501(c)(3)


to Help Us Protect the Seals

What is the Seal Conservancy ?

  • A non-profit 501(c)(3) corporation founded in 1999 to protect the harbor seal rookery at Casa Beach, 850 Coast Blvd, La Jolla, California
  • The only local organization exclusively dedicated to educating the public about seals and to advocating for enforcement of laws to protect the seals
  • Consists of a Board of Directors, docents, and supporting contributors
  • Docents educate the public at the beach about seals and the need to protect them
  • Docents monitor and report seal harassment at the beach
  • Docents provide community outreach educational programs
  • The Seal Conservancy is the spokesperson for the seals in the media, in courtrooms, and in public debates
  • The Seal Conservancy does not and shall not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, gender, gender expression, age, national origin, ancestry, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or military status, in any of its activities or operations.


The mission of the Seal Conservancy is to preserve and protect the La Jolla harbor seal rookery for ecological, educational, scientific, historic, and scenic opportunities.


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The rope creates a buffer between humans and seals and is vital for their protection during the non-pupping season months.

98 signatures

Guideline Rope Petition


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Closing the beach during the harbor seal pupping season helps protect the moms and their pups during the time when they are most vulnerable.

95 signatures

Pupping Season Beach Closure Petition


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