Funded Projects Winter 2016

1. Earth Science and Geography Department: The Impact of Sea-Level Rise on Coastal Erosion at UCSB
Included funding for 6 interns.
Total funded: $9,200.

2. Santa Barbara Surfrider: Gaviota Coast Legal Defense
Total funded: $5,000

3. Los Padres Forest Watch: Wilderness, Wildlife, and Watersheds
Included funding for 2 interns.
Total funded: $3,065

4. Santa Barbara County Trails Council: Ellwood Mesa Coastal Trail and Habitat Restoration Project
Included funding for 1 intern.
Total funded: $17,990

5. Cheadle Center for Biological and Ecological Restoration: Coastal Habitat Arthropod Sampling and Collection Project
Included funding for 4 interns.
Total funded: $11,794.54

6. Cheadle Center for Biological and Ecological Restoration: UCSB Campus Lagoon- Continuing Multifaceted Restoration Efforts
Included funding for 2 interns.
Total funded: $6,727.86

7. Cheadle Center for Biological and Ecological Restoration: North Campus Open Space Planning and Design Project
Total funded: $7,500

8. Santa Barbara Urban Creeks Council: Botanic Garden Eucalyptus Removal
Total funded: $1,100

9. Carsey-Wolf Center: GreenScreen Environmental Media Program
Included funding for 1 intern.
Total funded: $1,237.20

10. Environmental Defense Center: Protecting California’s Central Coast from the Risks and Impacts of Oil Development
Included funding for 1 intern.
Total funded: $10,000

11.  Earth Research Institute: Determining the Ocean’s Role in the Distribution of Beach Trash
Included funding for 1 intern.
Total funded: $3,402.30

12. Marine Science Institute: The Use of Novel Water Sampling Systems to Study Nutrient Dynamics and Human Impacts on Santa Barbara Coastal Kelp Forests
Included funding for 3 interns.
Total funded: $17,092

13. Cheadle Center for Biological and Ecological Restoration: Promotion and Outreach for CCBER
Included funding for 1 intern.
Total funded: $375

14. Fairview Gardens: Farm Internships
Included funding for 2 intern.
Total funded: $1,000

15. 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: $998.01

16. Santa Barbara Surfrider: Kuya’mu State Park
Total funded: $950

17. Geography Department: Impacts of Coastal Fishing on Food Security, Community Health, and Conservation in Santa Barbara County
Included funding for 2 intern.
Total funded: $1,000

18. Santa Barbara Audubon Society: Dune Whale Pond Buffer Fire Recovery Project
Included funding for 2 intern.
Total funded: $1,000

19. Sprout Up!: Sprout Up 16-17 Materials Purchasing
Total funded: $859.02

20. Fairview Gardens: Farm Education Internships
Included funding for 2 intern.
Total funded: $950

21. Cheadle Center for Biological and Ecological Restoration: Lupinus Nipomensis Outplanting Soil Analysis
Included funding for 1 intern.
Total funded: $990

22. Marine Science Institute: Santa Barbara HAB’S Monitoring Network
Included funding for 1 intern.
Total funded: $1,000