San Dieguito River Valley Conservancy receives grants

The San Dieguito River Valley Conservancy recently received two grants to expand its nature education program, Watershed Explorers.

The conservancy received both a $10,000 “Environmental Champions” award from SDG&E and a $25,000 grant from The San Diego Foundation to support the outdoor-education program, which focuses on different aspects of the watershed and enables students to visit different areas in the San Dieguito River Park, see wildlife, learn about diverse habitat types from forests to wetlands, and learn about the importance of the cultural and natural resources of the watershed.

The Watershed Explorers Program launched in...