moana mcclellan

Moana McClellan

UCLA Institute of the Environment and Sustainability

Dr. Moana McClellan is the Senior Systems Scientist at the Institute of Environment and Sustainability. She works on a broad range of topics from forest ecology to science communication to environmental justice. She advises student research groups in the Practicum program; teaches Environmental Justice and Food: A Lens for Environment and Sustainability; and develops video content for multiple core courses for the Environmental Science undergraduate program. 

Projects

women in the blue economy

Women in the blue economy

Two important issues have risen at the forefront of ocean conservation: the concept of the blue economy and the role of women in international maritime industries. The blue economy encapsulates…

taking on health equity in inglewood

Taking on health equity in Inglewood

Team: Kayla Asemanfar, Carlos Enriquez, Susannah Kiteck, Laura Martinez Villatoro, Brenda Sanchez Morra, Bryant Villegas Advisor: Moana McClellan Client: Social Justice Learning Institute

epa urban waters civic action project 2017

EPA Urban Waters Civic Action Project 2017

We will address water quality threats from urban runoff pollution in under-served communities in Los Angeles through the engagement of high school students in watershed observations, data collection, and civic action.