|A Wheelchair Riders Guide
||- A guide to wheelchair-accessible beaches, parks and preserves between Malibu and San Clemente.
|County of Los Angeles
||- Access information and services provided by the departments, commissions and agencies that serve Los Angeles County.
|County of Los Angeles Department of Beaches & Harbors
||- This agency provides sand, facility, grounds and parking maintenance for the beaches of Los Angeles County and Marina del Rey, The department handles beach permits for special events; it is also responsible for the Water Awareness, Training, Education and
Recreation (W.A.T.E.R.) programs.
|County of Los Angeles Fire Department
||- Explore the different aspects of the Los Angeles County Fire Department, from messages from the chief to special ops, public education to safety preparedness.
|County of Los Angeles Fire Department, Lifeguard Division
||- The Los Angeles County Lifeguard responsibilities include preventing and making of ocean rescues, assisting boats, providing emergency medical assistance to beach patrons, and finding and returning lost children, to name a few.
|Heal the Bay
||- Heal the Bay is a nonprofit environmental organization dedicated to cleaning Southern California coastal waters and watersheds, and keeping the Santa Monica Bay healthy and safe. The organization is involved in research and education, and reaches the community through such programs and events as Coastal Cleanup Day, the Santa Monica Pier Aquarium, and the Beach Report Card.
|L.A. County Department of Public Health: Water Quality
||- A Web site from the Department of Public Health, which protects the health, prevents disease, and promotes the health and well-being for all persons in Los Angeles County. Follow this link to the department's water quality page, to find beach's water-quality grade and any relevant warnings and/or advisories.
|Los Angeles County Junior Lifeguards
||- A five-week program for youths between nine and 17, the Junior Lifeguard program teaches water safety, swimming, body surfing, surfing, physical conditioning, competition skills, first aid, lifesaving, rescue techniques, CPR and the use of professional life-saving equipment.
|National Weather Service Forecast
||- View satellite images of Los Angeles.
||- The Surfrider Foundation is a grassroots, nonprofit environmental organization that works to protect our oceans, waves and beaches. Founded in 1984, Surfrider Foundation's most important coastal environmental work is carried out by Surfrider Foundation's 60 chapters located along the East, West, Gulf, Puerto Rican, and Hawaiian coasts.
The Malibu Chapter represents the (approximately 31 mile) coastal environment from the Los Angeles and Ventura County line to Ballona Creek, including all inland cities.
|U.S. Life Saving
||- USLA is a nonprofit, professional association of beach lifeguards and open water rescuers. The agency provides public education, national lifeguard standards and training programs in order to reduce the incidence of death and injury in the aquatic environment.
|USC Catalina Hyperbaric Chamber
||- The USC Catalina Hyperbaric Chamber is dedicated to the treatment diving emergencies in Southern California; it is affiliated with the University of Southern California.
|USC Sea Grant Program
||- Serves the Southern California coastal region by funding research, transferring results to government agencies and user groups, and providing information about marine resources, recreation and education to the public.
|Watch the Road
||- A Web site from Los Angeles County with the aim of improving traffic safety and mobility in the region. Find safety tips, education efforts and more.
|West Coast / Alaska Tsunami Warning Center
||- Click here for up-to-date tsunami information, including advisories, watches and warnings.