Student resources

Learn more about internship, research, and job opportunities for students on and around UC Santa Cruz Natural Reserves.


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Visit our reserves

Learn about our 6 reserves, and how to contact reserve staff about research, class visits, and public service opportunities.

Reach out to UC Santa Cruz Reserve staff

Serena Barasi, a graduate student in the UCSC Parker Lab, meets a king snake at Fort Ord Natural Reserve!
Last modified: Jan 16, 2024