Grants Database

Grantee:
Environmental Defense Center
Amount Awarded:
$20,000
Project Title:
Protecting the Santa Barbara Channel MPAs and the CINMS from New Offshore Oil Drilling
Fund:
California Wildlands Rapid Response Fund, 2018
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County/Counties:
Ventura, Santa Barbara, San Luis Obispo
Project Description:

To serve as the lead local organization for the legal efforts to push back the Trump administration’s recently released plan to open more than 90% of our nation’s offshore waters to oil and gas exploration. EDC’s efforts will include research, educating the public, advocating for protections regionally and in Sacramento, and ultimately commenting on the Draft Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement anticipated this year.