Fall 2016 Funded Projects

1. Cheadle Center for Biological and Ecological Restoration: Restoration Intern Training Program Winter and Spring 2017

Included funding for 6 interns.

Total funding: $4,500

 

2. Cheadle Center for Biological and Ecological Restoration: Coastal Biodiversity, Ecology and Restoration Research and Monitoring

Included funding for 3 interns.

Total funding: $8,612

 

3. Coal Oil Point Reserve: Internships and Additional Funding Support for Conservation, Education, and Restoration Programs for Winter and Spring 2017

Included funding for 30 interns.

Total funding: $13,884.40

 

4. Cheadle Center for Biological and Ecological Restoration: Short Film Project from Golfcourse to Wetlands: The Restoration of the Upper Arms of Devereux Slough

Total funding: $9,225

 

5. Cheadle Center for Biological and Ecological Restoration: Kids in Nature Peer-to-Peer Environmental Education Program

Included funding for 10 interns.

Total funding: $23,016

 

6. Cheadle Center for Biological and Ecological Restoration: Experiment for North Campus Open Space Restoration Project

Included funding for 3 interns.

Total funding: $3,500

 

7. UCSB Earth Science: Monitoring Coastal Change at UCSB: Using Remote Sensing to Create a Basemap for Researchers and the Public

Included funding for 4 interns.

Total funding: $6,710.88

 

8. UCSB Earth Research Institute: Sisters of the Blue

Total funding: $4,085.99

 

9. Environmental Defense Center: Fully Restoring our Coastal Environment from the Refugio Oil Spill

Included funding for 1 intern.

Total funding: $10,000

 

10. UCSB Earth Research Institute: Detection and Toxicity of Anthropogenic Releases of Nanoparticles into a Marine Environment

Included funding for 2 interns.

Total funding: $5,800

 

11. UCSB Marine Science Institute: Understanding Dissolved Oxygen and pH Level Variability in the Santa Barbara Channel

Included funding for 2 interns.

Total funding: $5,361.30

 

12. UCSB Environmental Studies: Enhancement and Restoration of Southern California Native Shrublands

Included funding for 4 interns.

Total funding: $3,384.10

 

13. Fairview Gardens: Farming and Farm Education Internships

Included funding for 6 interns.

Total funding: $2,850

 

14. Channel Islands National Marine Sanctuary (NOAA) & Sea Grant: SB HAB’s Monitoring Network and Research Centered on How Anthropogenic and Climatic Factors Affect the Persistence and Duration of Harmful Algal Blooms Within the Santa Barbara Channel

Included funding for 2 interns.

Total funding: $8,140.17

 

15. Surfrider Foundation – Santa Barbara: Gaviota Coast Legal Representation

Total funding: $2,015

 

16. Surfrider Foundation – Santa Barbara: Defending Goleta Beach from the Destructive Effects of Coastal Armoring

Included funding for 5 interns.

Total funding: $2,732

 

17. Your Children’s Trees at UCSB: Campus Native Tree Restoration

Included funding for 10 interns. 

Total funding: $7,044

 

18. Santa Barbara Channelkeeper: Citizen Scientists for Tidepool Assemblage Research

Included funding for 2 interns.

Total funding: $891

 

19. UCSB Environmental Health & Safety: Equipment for Dive Safety Program

Total funding: $1,000

 

20. UCSB Environmental Health & Safety: Student Scholarship for the Dive & Boat Safety Program

Total funding: $500