Resources

Internal Programs

Center for Educational Effectiveness

Conservation Management Program

Davis Botanical Society

Davis Chapter of the Society for Conservation Biology

John Muir Institute of the Environment

Museum of Wildlife and Fish Biology

UC Cooperative Extension

UC Davis Arboretum

UC Davis Botanical Conservatory

UC Davis First-Year Seminar Program

UC Davis Picnic Day

UC Davis Young Scholars Program

Examples of Potential Partners

4-H (National)

Audubon California

California Academy of Sciences

California Future Farmers of America

California Invasive Plant Council

California Council of Land Trusts

California Rangeland Conservation Coalition

Center for Land-Based Learning

Cosumnes River Preserve

Ducks Unlimited

Jepson Herbarium

National Center for Science Education 

Putah Creek Council

California Association of Resource Conservation Districts

Student and Landowner Education and Watershed Stewardship

San Francisco Bay Joint Venture

UC Botanical Garden

The Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation

External Links

Broader Impacts Site

iNaturalist

National Center for Case Study Teaching in Science

National Lab Network

Science Cafes

Understanding Evolution for Teachers (Berkeley, CA)

Understanding Science

Related Readings

Armstrong, M.J., A.R. Berkowitz, L.A. Dyer, and J. Taylor. 2007. Understanding why underrepresented students pursue ecology careers: a preliminary case study. Front. Ecol. Environ. 5: 415-420

Spalding, H.L., A. Gupta, D.J. Burshis, M.L. Knope, and K.A. Tice. 2010. K-12 science education and "broader impacts." Front. Ecol. Environ. Front. Ecol. Environ. 8: 217-218

Torres, L.E. and B. Bingham. 2008. Fixing the leaky pipe: increasing recruitment of underrepresented groups in ecology. 6: 554-555