Funded Projects Spring 2016

1. Environmental Defense Center: Goleta Watershed and Sensitive Habitat Protection and Education Project

Included funding for 1 intern.

Total funded: $6,940

2. Cheadle Center for Biological and Ecological Restoration: Digitization of the CCBER California Algae Herbarium: Using Collection Data to Track Changes in the Algae Population in the California Coast

Included funding for 6 intern.

Total funded: $7,204.25

3. Santa Barbara Channelkeeper: MPA Watch Internship Program

Included funding for 2 intern.

Total funded: $5,252.30

4. Coal Oil Point Reserve: Internships and Additional Funding for Conservation, Education, and Restoration Programs for Summer and Fall 2016

Included funding for 24 intern.

Total funded: $10,541.04

5. Fairview Gardens: Farming and Farm Education Internships

Included funding for 8 intern.

Total funded: $3,902.34

6. NatureTrack Foundation, Inc.: Fostering a Lifelong Fascination with Nature

Total funded: $15,620

7. Surfrider Foundation, Santa Barbara Chapter: Naples Development Defense Fund

Total funded: $7,500

8. Isla Vista Recreation & Parks District: Adopt-A-Block

Included funding for 2 intern.

Total funded: $4,872.58

9. Santa Barbara Audubon Society: Dune Swale Pond Buffer Fire Recovery Project

Included funding for 8 intern.

Total funded: $3,550

10. Department of Earth Science/Geography: The Impact of Sea-Level Rise on Coastal Erosion at UCSB: Using the Coming 2015-2016 El Nino as a Surrogate for 50-100 Years of Expected Sea-Level Rise

Included funding for 6 intern.

Total funded: $5,930.08

11. Your Children’s Trees at UCSB: Coal Oil Point Woodland Maintenance

Included funding for 12 intern.

Total funded: $5,876.04

12. Department of Geography: Edible Campus Program

Total funded: $5,500

13. Surfrider Foundation, Santa Barbara Chapter: Gaviota Coast Plan Legal Analysis and Commentary

Total funded: $5,000

14. Marine Science Institute: Harmful Algal Blooms of the Santa Barbara Channel: Increasing Awareness Through Monitoring, Research, and Outreach

Included funding for 3 intern.

Total funded: $8,492.50

15. Community Environmental Council: Rethink the Drink

Total funded: $3,670

16. Reef Check California: Reef Check Foundation

Included funding for 2 intern.

Total funded: $13,000

17. Cheadle Center for Biological and Ecological Restoration: Restoration Interns

Included funding for 2 intern.

Total funded: $900

18. Cheadle Center for Biological and Ecological Restoration: CCBER Lichen Collection Internship for UCSB Undergraduates

Included funding for 2 intern.

Total funded: $950

19. Bren School of Environmental Science and Management: Resurvey of the California Rock Crab Fishery: A Data Limited Fisheries Case Study

Included funding for 2 intern.

Total funded: $1,000

20. Environmental Studies Department: Fog Chemistry of Coal Oil Point Reserve

Total funded: $584

21. Cheadle Center for Biological and Ecological Restoration: Promotion and Outreach for CCBER

Included funding for 2 intern.

Total funded: $750

22. Ecology, Evolution, and Marine Biology Department: Maternal Effect of Lupinus Succulentus and Lupinus Bicolor

Included funding for 2 intern.

Total funded: $922.48

23. Ecology, Evolution, and Marine Biology Department: Fire Effect on the Flowering Rates of Dichelostemma Capitatum

Included funding for 2 intern.

Total funded: $993.87

24. Marine Science Institute: Beach Consumer Diversity Enhances Consumption of Kelp Wrack

Included funding for 2 intern.

Total funded: $775