CONSERVATION LANDS FOUNDATION
$500,000 over two years
Continued support for efforts to expand and raise the profile of the National Conservation Lands.
$725,000 over three years
Continued support for the Abandoned Hard Rock Mine Restoration Program in the American West.
THE SAPLING FOUNDATION
New York, New Yorkwww.ted.com
Support for the production and dissemination of TED Talks on the themes of ocean and coral conservation.
WILDLIFE CONSERVATION SOCIETY
Bronx, New Yorkwww.wcs.org
Continued support for coral conservation in the Coral Triangle and long-term research on the impacts of climate change on ocean health.
WOODS HOLE OCEANOGRAPHIC INSTITUTION
Woods Hole, Massachusettswww.whoi.edu
Support for an endowed scholarship for the MIT/WHOI Joint Program in Oceanography and Applied Ocean Science and Engineering named in honor of Michael J. Kowalski.