Training conservation leaders, developing and testing conservation solutions.

Who We Are

CAL is a part of UCSC's Ecology and Evolutionary Biology Department.

What We Do

Our lab brings science and action together to solve conservation problems.


We train graduate students and interns who are passionate about protecting biodiversity and ecosystem function.

University of California Santa Cruz
Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
Conservation Action Lab
115 McAllister Way
Santa Cruz, CA 95060