VENTURA, Calif. -

  If you want to have a say in what's happening in the waters off our coast, there is a meeting this Friday you might want to attend.

  The Channel Islands National Marine Sanctuary Advisory Council is putting on the all-day event.

  Topics include sanctuary sites and offshore renewable energy.

  The meeting goes from 9 a.m. to 3:15 p.m. at the Robert J. Lagomarsino Visitor Center in the Ventura Harbor.