Personalized e-mail thank-you. Quarterly updates on how things are going and what exactly your contributions are going towards. These updates will be received at every contribution level.
Picture montage of “A Day in the Life”: This will contain pictures of every aspect of the science YOU are supporting and give you a unique look on what being a scientist actually entails
Bumper Sticker to claim to all that: “I Support Science”
A one of a kind algae/intertidal photograph thank-you card
“I Support Science” Swag Bag: Help reverse the damage with this customized re-usable grocery shopping bag. Show off your swag to all your friends and boast how you support science and you saved the earth doing it.
Framed pressing of algal study species (sizes vary depending on species)
I will give a presentation about my research to any organization/group of your choice. (If not within the vicinity of San Diego, Long Beach, Los Angeles, or Orange County, I can video record a presentation for your use, or Skype into your meeting).
You will be acknowledged as a contributor in my manuscript/publication and will receive a signed copy
“Scientist for a Day”: You and two friends can come join me in the field and in the lab for a day and experience life as a scientist. Be prepared to go collecting in the intertidal, run experiments, and learn how to analyze data. Lunch will be included. (Must provide transportation to San Diego, Ca.) + Bumper Stickers & Swag Bags for you and your friends