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Do It Yourself (DIY)
IV Ethnobotany Instagram
Check out the UCSB IV Ethnobotany Project's Instagram account to learn about what edible plants are near UCSB! You can direct message us plant pics and we will help you identify them. Follow our account to keep up to date with all things IV Ethnobotany, including classes, events, projects, and more!
Campus Plant Resources:
UCSB Plant Club: email email@example.com to join the mailing list and get involved
CCBER's Campus Flora Project: check out what CCBER is doing on campus!
CCBER's Exotic Flora Walking Tour: check out some non-native plants on campus!
CCBER's Ethnobotanical Walking Tour: check out CCBER's ethnobotanically relevant plants!
People and Plants: grassroots organizing and policy change
Beautiful Food Gardening: transforming an ordinary suburban lot into a beautiful edible landscape
Foraging and Plant Identification Resources:
*We cannot voice for the accuracy of these sites. Remember to check plant identifications against multiple sources and never eat something you are not 100% sure about. See our IV Ethnobotany Foraging Guidelines.
Fallen Fruit: experience your city as a fruitful place
Dina Fisher: Southern California foraging guide
Cal Flora: information on wild California plants
Santa Monica Mountains: wildflowers of the Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area
iNaturalist: plants, animals, and fungi of the Santa Clara River
Wild Edible: Learn how to forage safely and sustainably