California Naturalist Program
Congratulations Erika Zavaleta and Hal Mooney and 150 contributing authors including CalNat Director Adina Merenlender on the California Book Award for Ecosystems of California -- check out all the resources related to this amazing resource for UC California Naturalists at http://calnat.ucanr.edu/Resources/Ecosystems_of_California/
This adds to the PROSE Award for Excellence in Physical Sciences & Mathematics it received earlier this year and the Environmental Sciences award from the Association of American Publishers.
CalNat Celebrates our 100th class! How did we get here and where shall we venture together? Read more in the UC Green Blog.
UC Green Blog: Enjoy Nature but don't love it to death. A peer-reviewed summary of recreation impacts on wildlife by contributing author and CalNat Director Adina Merenlender.
Hot off the press: “Evaluating environmental education, citizen science, and stewardship through naturalist programs” in the Conservation Biology journal volume 30, issue 6 examines data from California and Virginia naturalist programs to understand participant motivations, barriers, and perspectives as well as the actions they take to advance science, stewardship, and community engagement.
Time's Flaming Arrow: Read about journalist Mary Ellen Hannibal's CalNat immersion experience in the HuffPost Green Blog.