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Youth Science Institute

July 20, 2012 by Bay Nature

Serves 30,000 pre-school through high school students annually with hands-on learning of life sciences, physical sciences and social sciences, including biology, chemistry, physics, geology and astronomy. Programs are conducted at its three Science and Nature Centers in Vasona, Sanborn and Alum Rock parks, in schools and at community events.

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Wild Equity Institute

July 20, 2012 by Bay Nature

The Wild Equity Institute works to build a healthy and sustainable global community for people and the plants and animals that accompany us on Earth. With a team of experts in law, management, design, and education, WEI accelerates the transition to a more equitable world through innovative education programs, nature-inspired design, science-based petitions, and vigorous enforcement of environmental laws.

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Wilderness Arts and Literacy Coalition

July 20, 2012 by Bay Nature

The Wilderness Arts and Literacy Collaborative (WALC) is an academic program that utilizes environmental education as the central, unifying theme with which we integrate science, English, social studies, art, technology, and math. Field experiences such as hiking, camping, habitat restoration, and recycling are woven together with classroom coursework and provide the experiential foundation for a challenging academic curriculum. WALC is a teacher-initiated non-profit organization, ongoing at Balboa and Downtown Continuation high schools, both in San Francisco.

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Watershed Project

July 20, 2012 by Bay Nature

Through education and outreach programs, the Watershed Project helps homes, schools, and communities protect water resources throughout the San Francisco Bay Area.

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Vallejo Watershed Alliance

July 20, 2012 by Bay Nature

The Vallejo Watershed Alliance is a community-based organization working to preserve and enhance Vallejo's waterways through habitat enhancement and restoration, environmental education, and partnerships.

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Urbia Nature Adventures

July 20, 2012 by Bay Nature

A group of San Francisco-based educators who create adventure booklets to turn nature exploration into a game for kids and their parents.

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Suisun Marsh Natural History Association

July 20, 2012 by Bay Nature

A non-profit membership organization dedicated to saving wildlife and the preservation of the Suisun Marsh, working through the dual avenues of wildlife rehabilitation and environmental education.

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Stepping Out Stepping In

July 20, 2012 by Bay Nature

Stepping Out Stepping In provides opportunities for kids and adults to connect to nature, especially at Middle Harbor Shoreline Park in Oakland.

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Sonoma Ecology Center

July 20, 2012 by Bay Nature

Works on a range of programs, including education, mapping, and restoration, to help preserve and restore the natural areas and ecsoystems of Sonoma County.

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Sonoma County Water Agency

July 20, 2012 by Bay Nature

The Sonoma County Water Agency provides services including, but not limited to, supply of naturally filtered drinking water, flood protection, distribution of recycled water, recreational opportunities, and wastewater treatment to portions of Sonoma and Marin counties.

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