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.


Make a tangible difference in Tampa Bay

Every drop in the bay counts, and so does every donation to Tampa Bay Watch. Your support is crucial in helping us continue our mission of restoring and protecting the Tampa Bay estuary.

Your contribution lays the foundation for a healthier marine environment and a more informed, engaged community. Together, we can ensure the preservation of Tampa Bay’s natural beauty for generations to come.


With your support, we can sustain our vital restoration projects, enrich our educational programs, and expand our community outreach.

Individual Donations

Give a personal donation to help support our organization today, and join more than 8,000 donors, volunteers, and students who come together with us each year to take action as environmental advocates promoting our bay restoration and education programs. Help protect and restore our most precious natural resource, and give all of its wild inhabitants a fighting chance in an ever-changing world.

Donate on Behalf of your Company

Tampa Bay businesses care. Join our business community in helping to mitigate the footprint of a thriving local economy that relies heavily on its clean beaches and waterways. Our unique estuarine environment helps drive business, provides habitat for a variety of important wildlife, and is a primary factor in the quality of life for the region. Give today to help make Tampa Bay a healthier, more desirable place to work and play.

Donate on Behalf of your Foundation

Direct the power of your foundation toward areas of greatest impact for generations to come. Join our supporting foundations that give to invest in the health and future of our natural resources, and empower students to be environmental stewards of our beautiful Tampa Bay.

Donate on Behalf of a Civic Organization

Have fun in the name of good, and direct your group’s activities toward supporting a worthy cause. Tampa Bay is a beautiful place to play and learn. Join our many groups that demonstrate their care for the local environment by giving a percentage of funds raised from raffles, competitions, or other events. From school club campaigns to social events, everyone can participate in Tampa Bay Watch’s mission to restore the bay every day.

Leave a Legacy

Join our Legacy Society to help secure the future of Tampa Bay.

As a member, you’ll receive a personalized Legacy Reef Ball installed among our living shorelines, helping ensure a healthy Tampa Bay for generations ahead.

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