Events & Media

The Bren School of Environmental Science & Management
at the University of California, Santa Barbara


Presents

The Master of Environmental Science and Management
Class of 2014
Final Project Presentations


Friday, April 11, 2014

1:00 - 6:30 p.m.
Bren Hall, UCSB


Open to the public

Presentations: 1:00 - 5:05 p.m., Bren Hall and Marine Sciences Institute (MSI)
Poster Session & Reception: 5:10 - 6:30 p.m., Bren Hall Michael J. Connell Courtyard


18 Projects in all:
14 Group Projects and 4 Eco-Entrepreneurship Projects:

Presentation Schedule

1:00-1:15
1:15- 1:35
1:35-1:50
Event Introductory Remarks
Concurrent Presentations
Q & A
Bren Hall 1414
Exploring Innovative Management for the Red Spiny Lobster Fishery in the Galápagos Islands
Bren Hall 1424
Charborn: Cultivate Your Soil's Health With Biochar (Eco-Entrepreneurship)
MSI 1302
Evaluating Offshore Wind Energy Feasibility off the California Central Coast
2:00-2:20
2:20-2:35
Concurrent Presentations
Q & A
Bren Hall 1414
Discover TURFs: A global assessment of Territorial Use Rights in Fisheries to determine variability in success and design
Bren Hall 1424
A Water Budget Analysis to Support Sustainable Water Management for Human and Ecological Needs in the Black River Basin, New Mexico
MSI 1302
SimpleCycle: Electrifying bike shares (Eco-Entrepreneurship)
2:45-3:05
3:05-3:20
Concurrent Presentations
Q & A
Bren Hall 1414
The Restoration of the Catarina Scallop (Argopecten ventricosus) in the Ensenada de La Paz
Bren Hall 1424
Developing a wild pig (Sus scrofa) management plan for Tejon Ranch
Bren Hall 4016
Ecolodgical (Eco-Entrepreneurship)
MSI 1302
California Climate Action Plan Implementation
3:45-4:05
4:05-4:20
Concurrent Presentations
Q & A
Bren Hall 1414
Fish scraps to food: New markets in Mexican artisanal fishing communities
Bren Hall 1424
Comparing Mitigation Alternatives: Ecological Outcomes and Policy Implications
Bren Hall 4016
re:think Buildings: Providing Efficient Urban Living Spaces (Eco-Entrepreneurship)
MSI 1302
Reducing Plastic Debris in the Los Angeles and San Gabriel River Watersheds
4:30-4:50
4:50-5:05
Concurrent Presentations
Q & A
Bren Hall 1414
Data-driven Sustainable Food Purchasing
Bren Hall 1424
Beaver (Castor canadensis) Impact on Water Resources in the Jemez Watershed, New Mexico
Bren Hall 4016
Incorporating Land Use Impacts on Biodiversity into Life Cycle Assessment
MSI 1302
Offshore wind energy in the context of multiple ocean uses on the Bermuda Platform

*Please note: This event will be held at Bren Hall and the Marine Science Institute (Grid E5 on map). The top floor of UCSB's Parking Lot 10 (Grid D6 on map) has been reserved for this event. Parking there will be free for event guests. Carpooling is encouraged!

For questions or more information, please contact BJ Danetra: or Casey Hankey

Find out more about this year's projects.