NOAA AWARDS $480,000 TO EDUCATE STUDENTS, TEACHERS ABOUT THE MONTEREY BAY WATERSHED
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s (NOAA) National Marine Sanctuary Program’s Monterey Bay Watershed Education and Training (B-WET) Program and the Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary (MBNMS) are hosting an event to mark the awarding of funds to support environmental education programs in the Monterey Bay watershed.
provides funds to environmentally based education organizations to
provide students, teachers and communities throughout the Monterey
Bay watershed with meaningful outdoor experiences. The B-WET
Program at Monterey Bay was established in 2003 to improve the understanding
of environmental stewardship of students and teachers by means of
competitively-based grants, the B-WET Program has the opportunity
to bring the environment into every classroom and every child out
into the Monterey Bay.