MEarth (pronounced Me-Earth) is an environmental education
nonprofit that is growing the next generation of environmental
leaders through education, collaboration, partnerships and
Our programs are rooted at the Hilton Bialek Habitat, an inspirational
ten-acre property at the mouth of Carmel Valley, adjacent to Carmel
Middle School. Here our students learn by tending an organic garden
and fruit orchard, cooking in our LEED-certified kitchen classroom, and
exploring our outdoor amphitheater, watershed center, solar powered
greenhouses, and native plant microenvironments.
All of MEarth's programs provide participants with skills that empower them to adopt healthy lifestyle choices for themselves, their immediate community and the planet. Because of grants and generous contributions from our supporters, more than 2,000 students of all ages from across Monterey County have the opportunity to learn and grow in our four signature programs each year:
Our programs are run by a staff of six full- and part-time employees who are supported by seasonal interns and hundreds of community volunteers.