OUR MISSION:

Tampa Bay Watch is dedicated to the protection and restoration of the Tampa Bay estuary through scientific and educational programs.

Calling All Shutterbugs

We're inviting photographers to submit their best work featuring the natural wonders of Tampa Bay—most notably, our amazing bay-area wildlife, landscapes, and nature-related subjects. Winning entries will be featured in our annual 12-month calendar. Up to ten high-resolution entries are allowed!MORE INFO!

Evening for the Bay 11/1

Join us for Tampa Bay Watch’s 8th Annual Evening for the Bay: Terning the Tide. The evening features live music by TomKats Jazz Orchestra, a delicious dinner by Bonefish Grill, complimentary beverages, and one of the most spectacular waterfront views in Tampa Bay. read more!


National Estuaries Day is September 27!
Want to give a hand cleaning up Tampa Bay?

Tampa Bay Watch celebrates National Estuaries Day with coastal cleanups on September 27! Take part in an annual tradition and help restore Tampa Bay with more than 200 other volunteers. Our dedicated "cleanup crews" are expected to help out at four different bay-area locations to remove marine debris from our local coastlines! Click here for more information.