Funded Projects Spring 2015

1. Coal Oil Point Reserve: Internships and additional funding for conservation, education, and restoration programs: Summer 2015/Fall 2015

-Included funding for 14 internships for the Snow Plover Program and 11 internships for the Restoration Program

Coal Oil Point Reserve

Total funding: $10,250

 

2. Rethink the Drink

Community Environmental Council

Total funding: $3,880

 

3. Adopt-A-Block

-Included funding for 2 student interns

Isla Vista Recreation and Park District

Total funding: $4,586

 

4. MPA Watch Internship

-Included funding for 4 student interns

Santa Barbara Channelkeeper

Total funding: $2,900

 

5. Dune Swale Pond Buffer Fire Recovery Project

-Included funding for 6 undergraduate and 2 graduate student interns

Santa Barbara Audubon Society

Total funding: $3,304

 

6. Develop a Master Plan for a Sustainable Living Research Village at Devereux

-Included funding for 4 graduate student interns for 2 quarters

Sama Group

Total funding: $7,333

 

7. Reef Check California

-Included funding for 1 student intern

Reef Check Foundation

Total funding: $13,000

 

8. Kids in Nature Peer-to-Peer Environmental Education Program

-Included funding for 10 student interns

CCBER

Total funding: $19,670

 

9. Balancing the needs of whales, humans, and ships in the Santa Barbara Channel

-Included funding for 1 student intern stipend

EDC

Total funding: $11,300

 

10. Fostering a Lifelong Fascination with Nature

NatureTrack Foundation

Total funding: $12,500

 

11. Restoration Intern Training Program Summer & Fall 2015

-Included funding for 6 student interns

CCBER

Total funding: $4,500

 

12. Technical Support Grant

CCBER

Total funding: $5,500

 

13. Local Genotype Education Program

-Included funding for 1 student intern

CCBER

Total funding: $6,825

 

14. Oceans to Classrooms: REEF Internships

-Included funding for 4 student interns

MSI

Total funding: $10,180

 

15.Watershed Restoration Internship

-Included funding for 2 student interns for 2 quarters

SCHR

Total funding: $3,865

 

16. Baited Remote Underwater Video for Monitoring and Citizen Science in California

-Included funding for 2 undergraduate interns

MSI

Total funding: $5,950

 

17 . Paid Internships: Community Seafood Liaisons

-Included funding for 2 student stipends

Community Seafood

Total funding: $900

 

18. Fairview Gardens Summer Farm Education Internships

-Included funding for 2 student internships

Fairview Gardens, Center for Urban Agriculture

Total funding: $950

 

19. Bioacoustics of UCSB/Sounds of Campus Wildlife

-Included funding for 1 student stipend

CCBER

Total funding: $1,020

 

Total Spring Funding: $128,413