2004 Community Partners

Focus: Environment

Aquatic Adventures Science Education Foundation
Wetland Avengers Project

To engage the underserved community in wetlands restoration on the SD River and to engender life-long stewardship practices

Chula Vista Nature Center
Coastal Resource Conservation Discovery Center

To increase awareness of the plight of the Green Sea Turtle, to provide an opportunity for the public to see these animals up close, and to promote coastal resource conservation through education

Laguna Mountain Volunteer Assn. / San Diego Fire Recovery Network
Education and Volunteer Programs

For an alliance of agencies, conservation and community organizations, firefighters, and professional associations formed after the 2003 San Diego-area wildfires, to develop scientifically sound and appropriate messages about living in a fire-dominated landscape and reach a large segment of the population through volunteer activities and educational programs

San Elijo Lagoon Conservancy
The San Elijo Lagoon Boardwalk Design and Interpretive Panels Program

To complete the design of a raised boardwalk with interpretive signage to protect sensitive habitat and increase public awareness

Tierra Miguel Foundation
Environmental Stewardship Program

To expand, design and implement agricultural education programs to improve the environmental health of San Diegans through its organic farm program. For K-4 grade

Trust for Public Land
San Dieguito River Park Project

To assist in the purchase of San Dieguito River Park properties for permanent protection, providing critical wildlife habitat and river protection, and offering recreational and educational opportunities