Natural World

Natural World

Sunday, January 11, 2015 - 10:00am to 4:00pm
Campbell

Come explore the mysterious and fascinating world of wild mushrooms.  Learn the basics we need to begin identifying wild fungi; including terminology, collecting techniques, spore prints, ID keys, and much more.  We’ll begin with a classroom talk about basic...

Saturday, February 14, 2015 - 10:00am to 3:30pm
Hug

We love to go to the beach to take a break from the stress in our lives.  But the beach is a very stressful environment.  Learn what lives under the sand and what manages to survive in the beach wrack.  What is beach wrack?  We will take a walk on Limantour Beach...

Sunday, March 15, 2015 - 10:00am to 4:00pm
Egert Elan

Immerse yourself in the gorgeous spring bloom of Point Reyes and see the intricate beauty of flowers through the eyes of a botanist. Learn the basics needed to begin identifying wild plants including flower anatomy, terminology, plant family characteristics, online...

Saturday, May 2, 2015 - 9:00am to 4:00pm
Pincetich, Ph.D.

The Point Reyes peninsula extends into the California Current and collects floating marine debris and plastic pollution from local and global sources along the over 80 miles of shoreline within its boundaries. What is marine debris and how does it impact ocean...

Saturday, May 9, 2015 - 11:00am to 3:00pm
Giorni

Families! Come explore the beautiful riparian woodland that is Muddy Hollow.  We will weave in and out of willow and alder thickets keeping or senses tuned in for Chorus and CA red-legged frog calls and snake slithers.  When we emerge from the hollow we will be...