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Environmental Education and Art Discovery Explore Ecology delivers a variety of environmental education programs to encourage creative thinking through hands-on science exploration and art discovery. Read more
Explore Ecology delivers a variety of environmental education programs to encourage creative thinking through hands-on science exploration and art discovery.
Our work combines environmental awareness and artistic creativity to create a connection between people and their environment. Explore Ecology address how individuals can effect positive environmental change, with a focus on teaching about the interconnectedness of environmental issues, stressing the importance of individual choices and actions, promoting problem solving skills through exploration with Reuse materials, and facilitating individual actions through community services learning projects
Explore Ecology has many faces. It is an Art From Scrap Art Center and ReUse Store, and home of the AFS Gallery. Explore Ecology is the largest environmental education center in Santa Barbara County and educates over 12,000 children a year. Explore Ecology also manages the South Coast Watershed Resource Center.