Our Mission

Tampa Bay Watch is dedicated to fostering a healthy Tampa Bay watershed through community-driven restoration projects, education programs, and outreach initiatives.



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Discovery Center

Explore our educational space on the St. Pete Pier, featuring interactive exhibits, daily programs, and a touch tank full of animals from the estuary!

Together, we can bring life to the bay.

It takes a community to make lasting change and protect the future of Tampa Bay’s ecosystem.


Volunteer Calendar

Check out all of our upcoming volunteer opportunities.

Become A Member

Are you passionate about protecting our waterways? Take a stand for Tampa Bay’s future.

Our annual events are designed to educate, entertain, and strengthen the community.

Host an unforgettable occasion at our beautiful waterfront event space.

our mission in action

Discover how we achieve our mission through collective action.

What's New

Explore upcoming events and volunteer opportunities.

The Discovery Center on the St. Pete Pier

Learn how we're engaging the community with hands-on education for all.

Pier Into the Wild

Immerse yourself in interactive exhibits and hands-on experiences that bring the vibrant ecosystem of Tampa Bay to life.

Shells for Shorelines - Oyster Shell Recycling Program

Find out how we turn food scraps into habitats.

See how we give new life to discarded oyster shells from local restaurants, transforming them into building blocks for restoring Tampa Bay's vital oyster reef habitats.

Join the Mission!

We're currently seeking new volunteers and restaurants to help expand our efforts.

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