About Us

Field Stations Program (FSP) at SDSU manages the use of three field stations, the Santa Margarita Ecological ReserveSky Oaks Field Station, and Fortuna Mountain Research ReserveTijuana River National Estuarine Research Reserve (TRNERR) is an auxiliary field station with a history of collaboration with SDSU faculty. FSP helps facilitate research activities at TRNERR. Field Stations Program is a part of College of Sciences at San Diego State University.

Our Mission

Our mission is to serve students and faculty at SDSU by supporting teaching, research and education at our four field stations. We help collect, share and understand environmental data from our four field stations and the surrounding ecosystems. We manage the stations for the long-term preservation of native fauna and flora.