Project Title & Description
Environmental Education - Mauka to Makai
This grant agreement provides federal funding in the amount of $199,978 to The Children's Defense Fund to implement an environmental education project that will increase student, educator and community understanding of environmental issues impacting Hawaii. This project will expand student, educator, family, and community knowledge of critical Hawaiian high elevation mountain, native forest, coastal, coral reef, and deepwater marine ecosystems; explore the impact climate change may have on vulnerable ecosystems; study diverse water quality, habitat and wildlife topics; and highlight the local, regional and national importance of these natural resources.
Preaward costs are approved back to June 1, 2014.