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Museum Digitization Day, Saturday November 2

Wed, 09/18/2019 - 11:38 -- seltmann@ccber....

 

Have you ever wanted to volunteer in a natural history collection or herbarium?

Join us Saturday November 2 (9:00am to 3:00pm) to help us digitally transcribe specimens from the UCSB Natural History Collections. Tour the collections, meet collection staff, participate in research and learn about our projects that are helping make information about museum specimens and plants available online. 


 

Conservation and Restoration Ecology Seminar Series, Fall 2019

Wed, 09/18/2019 - 11:00 -- seltmann@ccber....

Conifer Forest Management & climate change impacts: fire, drought and disease

Monday’s 6-7pm, Rm 1013 Harder South (Classroom)

The Conservation and Restoration Ecology Seminar series is a topical series that is available for credit to UCSB students and is open to the public.


 

NCOS Water Quality Update

Fri, 09/06/2019 - 11:35 -- Ryan Clark

With National Estuaries Week and Santa Barbara County's Creek Week happening this month, it's a good opportunity to update and review some results from our ongoing monitoring of one of the most important elements of the NCOS wetland restoration project - the water. Read on about the results from some of the water quality monitoring conducted at NCOS this past winter and how these results are influencing our future monitoring plans.


Exclosures Deployed to Help Snowy Plovers in Tough Breeding Season

Fri, 07/05/2019 - 17:28 -- Ryan Clark

The threatened Western Snowy Plover faces many challenges when attempting to successfully reproduce. This breeding season, crow predation on plover eggs has been so intense on COPR and NCOS that something creative needed to be done or the plovers would not be able to reproduce successfully. Read more.


Collections Research Meetings Spring 2019

Sun, 03/31/2019 - 14:34 -- seltmann@ccber....

The UCSB Natural History Collections will be having weekly informal research seminars, with several guest speakers planned. If you are interested in natural history or collections research, come join every Wednesday from 5-6pm in CCBER's classroom! This will also be the meeting time for the Natural History Collections Club. Read more to find out the schedule of presenters.


 

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