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Please help us continue our great work by donating to the Cheadle Center for Biodiversity and Ecological Restoration this year. You can make a difference in the education of our next generation and in the preservation of our natural world.

 

About CCBER

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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UCSB iNaturalist Pollinator Bioblitz

The Environmental Studies Citizen Science class took part in an iNaturalist bioblitz throughout campus under the guidance of their professor and CCBER staff. Read more about the three hours they spent recording observations of pollinators using their phone cameras and ingenuity.


The NCOS Effect - Student Experiences - In Their Own Words

The NCOS restoration project provides opportunities for students and volunteers to gain experience in all aspects of restoration ecology and management. Read on to learn about the experiences and reflections of some of our dedicated restoration and collections interns and staff, in their own words!


Carbon Sequestration : An Ecosystem Service Provided by NCOS

NCOS is reducing the local carbon footprint. Read more about how the project sequesters carbon.


A Year in Review

It has been an exciting year at CCBER and we thank you for your support, community, and continued involvement. With your help we will keep growing in 2018! Read more about our fabulous 2017 in the Year in Review.


North Campus Open Space Restoration Project

NCOS News - February 2018

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Updates - A documentary film on NCOS premiered this week at the SBIFF; plus - updates on hibernacula, plant numbers, and more!

Feature Story - Read about the experiences and reflections of some of our dedicated restoration and collections interns and staff, in their own words!

And - some gorgeous photos of NCOS and a Hooded Merganser

Read the full newsletter here.

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