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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

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


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Another great quarter for CCBER’s Curation of Natural History Collections Course!

Students in the Curation of Natural History Collections Course (ENV S 96/ EEMB 96) learn a variety of museum curation skills throughout the quarter. 

Supporting Wildlife at NCOS - Birds, Bees, Fish and Reptiles, Oh My!

One of the main goals of the NCOS restoration project is to enhance habitats that support a broad range and diversity of wildlife. READ MORE.

Natural History Collections Club's Trip to Santa Cruz Island

CCBER facilitates trip for Natural History Collections Club to assess Santa Cruz Island collections

Kids in Nature Visit Arroyo Hondo Preserve

KIN2 visited the Arroyo Hondo Preserve this week, where young students learned about water quality and different types of aquatic life. 

North Campus Open Space Restoration Project

NCOS News - June 2017

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This month - sign up to take a tour of the project site and more exciting updates, a story about the NCOS features designed to support wildlife, and some great photos! READ MORE HERE

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