South Coast Region CAEP: Classroom Aquarium Education Program

Serving Los Angeles, Orange, San Diego, Santa Barbara, and Ventura counties

How to Get Involved

Teachers: The first step in getting started is to attend a free workshop. The workshop is required for participation in the program. Many teachers obtain grant money or funding through other sources for the equipment needed.

Volunteers: Help is needed in a variety of ways including delivering eggs to schools, classroom presentations, and assisting with field trips. Angling Clubs and other organizations may donate their time and/or resources.

For more information about how to get started in the program, please contact R5CAEP@wildlife.ca.gov.

Trout in the Classroom Teacher Workshops

Participation in a teacher workshop is required for participation in the program. To register, or for more information about the workshops listed below, please contact R5CAEP@wildlife.ca.gov.

Date Time Location Free Workshop
09/14/2019
TBD
Ontario
Yes
10/12/2019
9:00 a.m - 1:00 p.m.
Thousand Oaks
Yes
10/12/2019
5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Santa Barbara
Yes
11/08/2019
5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Escondido
Yes
11/09/2019
4:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Pasadena
Yes
11/20/2019 5:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Rancho Mission Viejo
Yes

Egg Deliveries

Eggs will be available in fall 2019 and winter 2020. Certified teachers, please submit your 772 application (PDF Form) via scanned email attachment (PDF format) to R5CAEP@wildlife.ca.gov. Deadlines for applications are listed below.

  • Fall 2019 Trout Session Deadline: September 15, 2019
  • Winter 2020 Trout Session: December 01, 2019

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