Directions to the Fisheries Ecology Division

Location

The SWFSC Fisheries Ecology Division is located at UC Santa Cruz's Coastal Science Campus at Terrace Point. You can enter the Coastal Science Campus at the west end of Delaware Avenue, and our address is 110 McAllister Way.

Parking

Parking on the Coastal Science Campus is limited. Options include:

  • NOAA lot: We have a single visitor spot available, next to the water towers. At the NOAA parking gate, use the control panel to call your host to let you in.
  • UCSC lot 206: North of the Coastal Science Building. Requires permit, available from a paystation in the lot ($1.50/hour).
    More info: https://coastalsciencecampus.ucsc.edu/parking/index.htmlThe previous link is a link to Non-Federal government web site. Click to review NOAA Fisheries disclaimer.
  • Street parking: Park on Delaware or Shaffer and walk in.

There is also a Santa Cruz Metro bus serving the Coastal Science Campus:
https://www.scmtd.com/en/routes/system-map/03/20181The previous link is a link to Non-Federal government web site. Click to review NOAA Fisheries disclaimer.

Getting to Santa Cruz

Santa Cruz is on the central California coast at the north end of Monterey Bay. It can be reached by taking Highway 17 south from San Jose to the 1-North exit. You can also take Highway 1 south from Half Moon Bay or north from Monterey or Moss Landing.

Map to Santa Cruz

Getting to the lab

Take Highway 1 (Mission Street) to the west end of town.

From Mission, turn south (toward the ocean) on Swift Street. At the stop sign, turn right (west) on Delaware Avenue. Go to the end of Delaware, to the Coastal Science Campus entrance. There is a gate that is open during normal business hours.

UCSC Coastal Science Campus

Enter the Coastal Science Campus and follow the road as it curves left. The SWFSC Fisheries Ecology Division is the second building on the left.

Map to SWFSC

Our building's main entrance is in the courtyard, past the large water tanks.

SWFSC entrance

Last modified: 10/13/2017