Developing solutions to address the world’s changing oceans and climate takes both scientific knowledge and a deep understanding of the social, political and economic challenges to making positive change. With experts from across our campus, we’ll move from observation to prediction, prediction to remediation and remediation to a better future. Because for us nonaction is a nonstarter.
The Center for Climate Change Impacts and Adaptation brings together a collective of top minds in marine and atmospheric science, policy, sociology, economics and government. Your gift provides flexible resources to this dynamic network as they develop strategies for climate change adaptation that is rooted in sound science and a thorough understanding of community needs.
For our graduate students, robust research experience is essential to future success. Your gift ensures students are ready to thrive in careers across diverse fields such as ecological medicine, environmental planning, and conservation biology.
Project Surya promotes better health for people and the planet by replacing traditional fire cooking with clean-cooking technologies. Your gift can support the Surya team’s vital work to mitigate the impacts of global warming by reducing pollution that harms human health and the environment.
The San Diego Biodiversity Project incorporates authentic research into the UC San Diego Biology curriculum for undergraduates. Your gift provides supplies, salaries and stipends for this project, connecting students with hands-on science, leveraging DNA fragments to create species barcodes and track biodiversity.
Scripps Institution of Oceanography is one of the oldest and most important centers for ocean, earth and atmospheric science research, education and public service in the world. Support provides vital flexibility to best serve our students, faculty and research.
Scientists at the Scripps Institution of Oceanography pursue novel research from the Earth’s core to the upper reaches of space, gathering insights to help us understand and protect our planet. Your gift helps keep Scripps at the leading edge of ocean and earth sciences by advancing innovative research that sparks new discoveries.