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The Cheadle Center for Biodiversity and Ecological Restoration is a center under the Office of Research.  CCBER fulfills the university's mission of education, research, and outreach through its stewardship and restoration of campus lands and preservation and management of natural history collections.

CCBER film by Chris Jenkins


Find Us

Cheadle Center for Biodiversity and Ecological Restoration
Harder South, Building 578, MS-9615
University of California Santa Barbara, CA 93106-9615

Get Involved: September Creek Week Tours

CCBER receives $1 million for North Campus Open Space!

The California Department of Fish and Wildlife (CDFW) announced the selection of 24 projects that will receive funding from its Water Quality, Supply and Infrastructure Improvement Act of 2014 (Proposition 1) Restoration Grant Programs and CCBER is one of them! Check out the Press Release!



Volunteer & Internship Opportunities

Upcoming Events

Creek Week Tours!

September 17th from 10:00am - 11:30am
Housing and Habitat: North Campus Faculty Housing

September 20th at 5:30 pm-6:30pm  
Getting Back to Our Roots: North Campus Open Space

September 25th, at 1:00pm-2:00pm
Redirecting Runoff : San Clemente


USFW awarded CCBER $1 million to support South Parcel restoration!