Grants Database

Grantee:
Friends of the San Joaquin River Gorge
Amount Awarded:
$5,000
Project Title:
Friends of the San Joaquin River Gorge Implementation Phase 1
Fund:
California Wildlands Grassroots Fund, 2018
Website:
Issue:
Environmental Education
Region:
Central Valley
County/Counties:
Fresno County
Madera County
Project Description:

Public Outreach: grow awareness, visitation, environmental & science education, outdoor experiences, connections with land, culture, nature via recreation, visitor, student interaction & education. Funding: build capacity, publicize opportunities, launch interpretative docent & membership programs, & environmental ed docent training for school & visitor programs and goals: promote stewardship, awareness through outdoor experiences in the almost 7,000 ac. San Joaquin River Gorge Recreation Area, a rare forest/transition zone, easy access for 1.5 million Central Valley residents.