Project Title & Description
Environmental Education - Watershed and Marine Education Outreach
This assistance agreement provides EPA funding in the amount of $9,938. STAR Inc. with key partners KIDS LEAD LA: Watershed and Marine Outreach Program, will conduct 3 nine-week after school courses for low income, low performing, at-risk children from grades K-6 at ten schools throughout Los Angeles to learn about clean water and habitat restoration, and in particular, the environmental issues pertaining to the Santa Monica Bay Watershed. The students will participate in hands-on watershed classes which include lab experiments and encounters with recused wildlife, field trips to Santa Monica Bay habitats, local wetlands and the coast, as well as personal interaction with environmental professionals, experts and mentors.