Media Center

Here you will find materials and news releases to stay informed on what’s happening in Galveston Bay and how we’re involved. We’re happy to assist reporters, editors, bloggers, and concerned citizens to find the information they’re looking for. 

Recent Press Releases

April 20, 2018 – Rain or shine: Celebrate Galveston Bay at Bay Day Festival this Saturday!
April 9, 2018 – Galveston Bay Foundation applauds EPA’s agreement with San Jacinto River Waste Pits Superfund Site responsible parties International Paper and McGinnis Industrial Waste Management for the next step of the cleanup
April 9, 2018 – Local Organizations Work to Clean Up Bay-Area Trash
March 1, 2018 – Touch tanks, animal demonstrations and scavenger hunts: Celebrate Galveston Bay in a fun way at Bay Day Festival!
February 28, 2018 – You’re Invited: Galveston County Post-Harvey Community Open House
December 20, 2017 – Galveston Bay Foundation’s Bike Around the Bay riders raise nearly $32,000 for flood relief
November 1, 2017 – Galveston Bay Foundation Recognizes Honorees at 2017 Guardian of the Bay Award Luncheon
October 19, 2017 – Galveston Bay Foundation will host eleventh annual Bike Around the Bay: October 21-22, 2017, portion of funds raised will go to flood relief
October 11, 2017 – Galveston Bay Foundation applauds EPA decision to require removal of toxic wastes from San Jacinto River, calls for a quick removal
September 29, 2017 – Harvey-Induced Damage to the San Jacinto River Waste Pits Cap was Foreseeable
September 27, 2017 – Harvey shows why Houston must use Green Infrastructure
September 22, 2017 – Houston must use Green Infrastructure for Harvey Recovery
September 20, 2017 – Galveston Bay Foundation to host two volunteer events this weekend to celebrate National Estuaries Week
September 14, 2017 – Galveston Bay Foundation will donate a portion of Bike Around the Bay funds raised to flood
September 3, 2017 – Inspect the San Jacinto River waste pits Superfund Site and immediately remove the toxic wastes as soon as possible
August 21, 2017 – Join Galveston Bay Foundation at Saint Arnold Brewing Company this Sunday for “Brews & Barrels”
August 9, 2017 – 
Galveston Bay Earns a “C”: 2017 Galveston Bay Report Card Released
May 31, 2017 – 
Bay area citizens encouraged to attend public meeting on keeping Galveston Bay clean
May 10, 2017 –
Free Bay Day Festival connects people to Galveston Bay in a fun way
April 25, 2017 – New Galveston Bay Action Network app provides easy, effective way to report pollution
April 20, 2017 – Galveston Bay Foundation to celebrate Earth Day with Marsh Mania!
March 27, 2017 – Galveston Bay Foundation Partners with Houston Zoo to Host Rain Barrel Workshop
February 23, 2017Galveston Bay Foundation begins fourth year of rain barrel program
February 16, 2017 – Water Wise Bay Cities Challenge Promotes Conservation in Southeast Houston


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