Region 4: Bay Area
Serving Alameda, Contra Costa, Marin, Napa, San Francisco, San Mateo, and Solano Counties
Alameda County Office of Education
313 West Winton Avenue
Hayward, CA 94544
Welcome Back to CREEC Region 4!
Look to this page for upcoming news. A searchable directory of resources and an online calendar are in development and will be coming soon.
February 25, 2017. Youth for the Environment and Sustainability (YES) Conference
The YES Conference is a FUN, free-of-charge, annual event that brings together middle- and high-school students from the nine San Francisco Bay Area counties (Alameda, Contra Costa, Marin, Napa, San Francisco, San Mateo, Santa Clara, Solano, and Sonoma) to discuss solutions to the climate change crisis. The conference aims to raise awareness of how our transportation choices affect our families, our communities, our air and our planet. More importantly, the conference provides a youth-friendly and youth-driven space where students from all walks of life feel energized by each other and empowered to tackle current issues head on. http://www.sparetheairyouth.org/2017-yes-conference/
Grant Opportunities and Contests
Contra Costa County Fish and Wildlife Propagation Fund Grants
Grant Application Materials
The Contra Costa County Fish and Wildlife Committee is pleased to announce that completed funding applications are now being accepted for consideration for the Contra Costa County Fish and Wildlife Propagation Fund. The Fish and Wildlife Committee strongly encourages applications related to improving habitat, public education and scientific research.
Projects that provide multilingual signage and educational materials are encouraged. The grant must benefit thefish and wildlife resources of Contra Costa County.
Deadline: January 11, 2017
The California Department or Water Resources
The Department of Water Resources (DWR) is responsible for managing and protecting California’s water resources. The agency provides free water education materials for schools and the general public alike. It also organizes campaigns to conserve water in California, manages reservoirs and visitors centers, plans for flood control, and more. To learn more about the amazing array of resources and support for California residents to conserve our water resources, visit: http://www.water.ca.gov/