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UCSB Natural History Collection News

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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Spring Quarter Seminar Series on Grassland Restoration

CCBER's Conservation and Restoration Ecology Seminar Series for the 2019 Spring quarter will focus on Restoring California's Native Perennial Grasslands. See the schedule of topics and speakers here.

Spring Planting and Weeding Plans at NCOS

Spring is on our doorstep, and with the NCOS restoration project well into its second year, we're taking stock of the planting progress and plans for the coming months. Read more about how we're working to control invasive weeds in order to give native plants an opportunity to establish.

Dr. Gordon Frankie Seminar March 5

CANCELLED EVENT. You are invited to a special Cheadle Center for Biodiversity and Ecological Restoration Seminar Tuesday March 5 with Dr. Gordon Frankie, UC Berkeley Urban Bee Lab!

To NCOS, With Love

February is here – the month often recognized by the celebration of love on Valentine’s Day. Read on to discover some of the latest “love” stories unfolding at NCOS. 

North Campus Open Space Restoration Project

NCOS News - April 2019

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Updates & Events - Gator barn update, Signs of Spring all over NCOS, Film award, Grassland Seminar Series, and more!

Volunteer Opportunities - Second Saturday on April 13, and tree planting Saturdays all month!

Photos & Video - Watch a video of a long-tailed weasel, and nice bird photos from the community.

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