(For a printable version of the Membership Application, click here.)
The Association was incorporated in 1982 as a non-profit, public
benefit corporation whose primary purpose is to promote an
appreciation for and interest in the natural history of the Dana
To further its purpose, the Association maintains a docent program
for community volunteers who want to become involved in educational
and interpretive activities within the Park.
Where Membership Fees Go
Membership fees and other funds which are generated are used to
establish and maintain the Park's Visitor Center,
conduct campfire programs and Junior Ranger events, and to purchase
books and interpretive materials.
- A 20% discount on all items sold by the Association.
- Announcements of special programs and events within the
Park such as speakers, seminars, seasonal events (e.g. Whale
Festival, Grunion nights), campfire programs, and children's
- Quarterly newsletter.
- Pride and satisfaction from supporting a well-established,
community-based, educational association.
Please print out the Membership
Application, complete it and return it to the Association with
the appropriate membership fee in the form of a check
or money order payable to the Doheny State Beach Interpretive Association. Your
fee may be tax deductible.
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