Natural World

Natural World

Friday, November 28, 2014 - 6:00pm to Sunday, November 30, 2014 - 2:00pm

Spend a wild and woodsy weekend in the forests of Point Reyes at the height of our local mushroom season. Instructor David Campbell will guide beginning and intermediate mushroom enthusiasts on a series of forays into the rich and diverse wild mushroom habitats all...

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

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

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...

Saturday, May 2, 2015 - 9:00am to 4:00pm

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

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...