The Center for Alaskan Coastal Studies

Homer, Alaska

Grant amount:

$1,225

The Center involves students from many schools and grades in environmental measurements using GLOBE protocols. The grant will provide Davis weather stations for two of their natural areas along with pH and soil moisture measure equipment. This equipment will allow for the easier and more consistent collection of environmental data across all of their facilities and provide a more engaging data collection experience for students.

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Youth Learning as Citizen Environmental Scientists assists and rewards the implementation of inquiry-based, experiential science education where students do science and contribute to understanding of our environment through recognition and financial reward programs.

Grants range from support for taking simple measurements to teacher professional development and working for pervasive inclusion of student research projects in science teaching.

 

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