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Project Title: Targeted Watershed Initiative - Ocean Plastics Pollution/School Action Projects


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Grant ID Number:WS - 00T98401-0
EPA Region:EPA R9AAShip:R09 - Region 9
Division/Office:Water DivisionLab/Office:wtr
CFDA:66.439Media:Water
Grant Program:
Authority:
Recipient Name: Monterey Bay Aquarium Foundation
City:Recipient Type:Not for Profit
State:CACong District:17
DUNS:058663162
Competition Status:
Award Date:09/11/2012Cum Award:$50,000
Project Start:09/01/2012Project End:10/31/2013

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Targeted Watershed Initiative - Ocean Plastics Pollution/School Action Projects
The Monterey Bay Aquarium will educate one-hundred K-12 teachers about ocean plastic pollution, a complex issue. The teachers will be trained to conduct forty local community action projects to reduce sources of marine debris. The action projects will engage 7,500 students in a specific effort to reduce ocean plastic pollution. The overall goal is to increase public awareness of the issues of marine debris, build local community capacity, and take tangible action on the problem. This assistance agreement provides EPA funding in the amount of $50,000 towards these efforts.

Preaward costs are approved back to 9/1/2012.




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RoleNamePhone
Project Officer Erica Yelensky 415-972-3021
Grant Specialist Fareed Ali 415-972-3665

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