Many thanks to all who make our programs possible!
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
One Cool Earth currently participates in two NOAA Grants: NOAA BWET Since, 2014, OCE has received funding through the NOAA BWET (Bay Watershed Education and Training) Program to provide a 10 session intensive watershed education experience for over 2000 students from 2014 to 2017 in Paso Robles, Arroyo Grande, Nipomo and Oceano. The program responds to local water issues including drought and groundwater overdraft.
NOAA MDP In 2016, OCE was awarded a Marine Debris Program grant to work with 17 schools in Atascadero and Paso Robles school districts. Each school participated in a multi-part education program, including a waste audit, school assemblies, special presentations to lead classrooms, teacher trainings, field trips to the ocean, and the setup and operation of a zero waste program to reduce marine debris.