Category Archives: Local and Global News

Still Need Volunteers For Coastal Cleanup Day – Sat. Sept. 16th

COASTAL CLEANUP DAY – Saturday Sept. 16th Online registration now open, sign up today for the World’s biggest beach cleanup! And if you are a large group, please sign your group up HERE.   Each year in September, our Earth Heroes of all ages take action during California Coastal Cleanup Day.  Since 2005, over 36,000 pounds of debris have been removed

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Tips for a Green 4th of July

It’s that time of year again, time for fun in honor of our nation’s independence. Let’s be good Americans and take care of this beautiful land and ocean we have been so blessed to share. After all, with freedom comes responsibility. Here are a few quick tips for greening your July 4th. Can the fireworks Fireworks are a long standing

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We Won the Prestigious Sustainable San Mateo “Sustainability Award”

San Mateo Sustainable award

It is a very special award and after running for almost 5 years, the PBC finally won! We have worked so hard to educate people about sustainability and environmental practices for almost 20 years. With the help and support of the City, our yearly sponsors like Recology, NCCWD, County of San Mateo, Pacifica Tribune, Pedro Point Surf Club, Mazzetti’s Bakery, Pacifica and

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Honoree 2017: Dolphins & Porpoises

The community has spoken: PBC’s 2017 honoree is the Dolphin and the Porpoise!   Although porpoises and dolphins are a protected species, these marine mammals are known to be hunted for food or as bait for other marine animals. In commercial areas porpoises and dolphins may end up getting caught in fishing nets or other types of fishing equipment. They

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