At the La Kretz Center, we help preserve California’s biodiversity and ecosystems through research, education and public programs. We supply the scientific research needed to inform management actions to protect and restore California’s fragile biodiversity resources.
Innovative research at the interface with California conservation and management agencies.
Explore the Santa Monica Mountains, and interact with scientists working to protect local habitats and species.
Short and long-term accommodations for researchers, and space for meetings and small classes.
The UCLA La Kretz Center for California Conservation Science invites applications for its Postdoctoral Fellowship in California Conservation Science.
UCLA La Kretz Center joins in efforts with UCNRS’s Stunt Ranch Reserve to fund recent and future BioBlitzes to increase our knowledge of the natural history of Stunt and engage students.