Photo of the Earth as seen from space and the words: Earth Island Institute; You are here.Earth Island Institute

photo of a marsh

HomeProgramsRestoration InitiativesWetland Restoration Grants

Restoration Initiatives

Supporting community-based wetland restoration initiatives

 

Cañada del Puerto Santa Cruz Island

Creek Restoration and Education Project

Grantee: Growing Solutions
Award: $26,400
Total Cost: $59,695

wetland scene

This project will engage four student groups in an experiential creek restoration on Santa Cruz Island. Growing Solutions has constructed a native plant nursery to be used for island restoration projects. This grant will allow a test run of the nursery and educate students by implementing a restoration project on the banks of Cañada Del Puerto, the main watershed on the island. Lessons learned will help with the bigger restoration project at the mouth of the creek which has been included on the WRP Work Plan.

map div
Contact

Growing Solutions
(805) 452-7561
email