There are many nonprofit organizations dedicated to saving and improving the North County Lagoons. They welcome new members and volunteers. Here is a partial list:
Bataquitos Lagoon Foundation: Dedicated to protecting and enhancing the lagoon by providing information, reviewing enhancement plans and development proposals in the watershed.
P.O. Box 3103
Carlsbad, Calif. 92009
The Buena Vista Lagoon Foundation: A nonprofit organization whose purpose is the restoration and conservation of this lagoon.
P.O. Box 157
Carlsbad, Calif. 92008
Los Penasquitos Lagoon Foundation: Organization active in enhancing and preserving the lagoon.
P.O. Box 866
Cardiff, Calif. 92007