San Luis Obispo Coastkeeper


Gordon Hensley
[email protected]

San Luis Obispo Coastkeeper responds to environmental issues on the entire central coast of California from Santa Cruz to the Santa Ynez River watershed.

Gordon Hensley is a Central Coast native and respected environmental professional. He obtained a Master's Degree in Ecology and Systematic Biology from California Polytechnic State University; is a recipient of Environment Now's 2006 Coastal Protection Achievement Award; sits on the Advisory Committee for the Natural Resources Management Department at Cal Poly SLO; and is a recognized leader in the local environmental community. Mr. Hensley has worked on environmental issues and biological studies throughout the California Central Coast. Successful efforts have included serving as the SLO County environmental representative on DFG's Regional Stakeholders Group resulting in the establishment of the Central Coast Network of Marine Protected Areas, as well as programs to improve citizen participation in public trust resource protection.


1013 Monterey Street, Suite 202
San Luis Obispo, California 93401