Skip to Content

Non-Profit Hopes To Develop New Sea Life

A Santa Barbara non-profit is launching a new project to help recruit and develop new sea life.Chris Goldblatt founded the “Fish Reef Project” two years ago. Goldblatt and several others plan to place man-made reef balls into the ocean. The structures will provide a hard surface for plankton to settle on and help restore fish populations. On Monday the group will be placing a small number of reef balls off the coast of Hendry’s beach as a test. Goldblatt hopes to eventually expand the project along the entire California coast. According to the Fish Reef Project, there are more than 500-thousand similar reef balls in the ocean world wide. For more information about the project, log on to

Article Topic Follows: News

Jump to comments ↓

Author Profile Photo

News Channel 3-12

Email the News Channel 3-12 Team


News Channel 3-12 is committed to providing a forum for civil and constructive conversation.

Please keep your comments respectful and relevant. You can review our Community Guidelines by clicking here

If you would like to share a story idea, please submit it here.

Skip to content