Suncoast Watekeeper offers several membership levels and allows a subscription to pay monthly or a once a year payment, all recurring with the option to change membership at anytime.
Water Warriors - One-year individual membership. Water Warrior Membership Requirements - Members that use or recreate upon the waters and land adjacent to those waters for any of the following: observing flora and fauna, wildlife observation, fishing, claiming, shrimping, scalloping, crabbing, boating, sailing, kayaking, water skiing, paddle boarding, volunteering for organizations that are engaged in protecting environmental resources such as turtles, manatees, seagrasses, etc. All board members are Water Warriors. Water Warriors donate with a monthly or yearly membership to SCWK. Click on one of the membership levels below:
Waterkeeper Advocate Members - Free membership. By joining you indicate support for the efforts of Suncoast Waterkeeper and our mission. This is an important part of helping our community. Donations of time or money are always encouraged, but we understand some cannot join for a variety of reasons. You are just as important as a paid member. It is your support we need.
A note from the Chair:
Thank you so much for supporting Suncoast Waterkeeper! Our continued success depends on engaged citizens like yourself.
As a member, you will receive periodic updates on our valuable work, volunteer opportunities, and action alerts.
The mission of Suncoast Waterkeeper is to protect and restore the Florida Suncoast’s waterways through enforcement, fieldwork, advocacy and environmental education for the benefit of the communities that rely upon these precious coastal resources.
Our first priority is to ensure that appropriate laws are being followed, and to take corrective action when they are not. Our work is supported by science, the appropriate statutes and environmental ethics. We will always seek to prevent environmental damage wherever possible.
Joining as a member makes you part of a larger network of members that use or recreate upon the waters and land adjacent to those waters for any of the following: observing flora and fauna, wildlife observation, fishing, claiming, shrimping, scalloping, crabbing, boating, sailing, kayaking, water skiing, paddle boarding, volunteering for organizations that are engaged in protecting environmental resources such as turtles, manatees, seagrasses, etc.
Joining is the first important step to helping our community.
Chairman of the Board for Suncoast Waterkeeper
Our organization is a registered 501(c)(3), making your donation tax deductible.
You can donate by clicking one of the links above or you can also send a check directly to: Suncoast Waterkeeper at PO Box 1028, Sarasota FL 34230.
A COPY OF THE OFFICIAL REGISTRATION AND FINANCIAL INFORMATION FOR SUNCOAST WATERKEEPER (REGISTRATION NUMBER CH42315) MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE DIVISION OF CONSUMER SERVICES BY CALLING TOLL-FREE, WITHIN THE STATE, 1-800-HELPFLA, OR VIA THE INTERNET AT WWW.800HELPFLA.COM. REGISTRATION DOES NOT IMPLY ENDORSEMENT, APPROVAL, OR RECOMMENDATION BY THE STATE.