CI Santa Rosa Island Research Station

The CI Santa Rosa Island Research Station (SRIRS) is open to use for qualified and encourages diversity and interdisciplinary activities. 

  • Research including studies conducted under teacher supervision, undergraduates, graduate students, faculty, or professional scientists
  • Education - University or College Class
  • Service Learning - Public purposes including Housing Only, K – 12 Class, Other Class, Conference or Symposium, Academic Meeting, Community Event or Club

All use must be approved by and coordinated, please contact It is imperative that all station users adhere to the station rules and policies (PDF, 122KB).

The goal of the station, to provide a forum for the discovery and rich exchange of information, is dependent upon your consideration for and receptivity of fellow station users.  All individuals must sign a CSUCI Waiver (PDF, 118KB) prior to or upon entering the station. Each group leader is also responsible for ensuring that each participant has submitted a CI liability waiver (PDF) and read and accepted the station policies and rules (PDF, 122KB).

Visitors are asked to submit an on-line application to apply for access to the station and describe their intended use.  After completing your application, please contact the SRIRS,  Please be sure to review our user rates and fees(PDF, 30KB)  and look at the SRIRS Calendar before selecting your dates to ensure that space and resources are available for your visit.

*Photo credit: Juan Zaragoza