From over 800 'Big Idea' submissions, the Institute for Parks, People, and Biodiversity's idea for Large Landscape Resilience by Design has advanced to the public comment phase of the NSF 2026 Idea Machine competition.
The California Outdoor Engagement Coalition is excited to announce that we have successfully completed our fourth year of the Every Kid in a Park - Richmond program! Photo by: National Park Service
Please help us welcome our newest members!
Look here for current and upcoming funding information shared by our partners. Photo By: Outdoor Convenings
Check out the course and job opportunities from members including National Park Service, National Wildlife Federation, Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy, and more! Photo by: Brian Fuelner, City Surf Project
It has been an amazing semester for the Students of Color Environmental Collective Mentorship Program. Last month, the mentorship program’s closing ceremony celebrated professional environmentalists and students of color in a vibrant display of community and a more diverse environmentalism.
Ana M. Alvarez serves as the Deputy General Manager of the East Bay Regional Park District, the largest local park agency in the United States.
Every month, the Institute for Parks, People, and Biodiversity invites UC Berkeley students to join Jon Jarvis, Sarah Allen, and Patrick Gonzalez to discuss parks, career paths, conservation efforts, research opportunities, and more.
On March 16, 2019, The Friends of Berkeley Tuolumne Camp partnered with the California Outdoor Engagement Coalition to bring 25 UC Cal students from Epsilon ETA, a professional environmental fraternity organization on campus, out to the forest near Yosemite National Park that had been burned down...