California Naturalist Program
Calling all community scientists!!! Come on out to the UC Merced Vernal Pools and Grassland Reserve on Sunday, May 20 (9am-12pm) and help UCM researchers, Dr. Jason Sexton (UCM) and Dr. Dannise Ruiz Ramos, collect soil samples on the Reserve! All samples will be sent to UCLA to process for DNA sequences in the soils to help discover the biodiversity of microbes, plants, and animals! Please see attached flyer for more information. Training will be provided. If you are interested, please email or call Mo so she can put you on the list! email@example.com; 209-985-1206
Have you been working to address the threat of climate change? Tell us your story! UC California Naturalist is working with the Governor’s Office of Planning and Research to help populate the new Climate Adaptation Clearinghouse by capturing authentic experiences of all Californians as they deal with a changing climate. Please share your story by Sunday, May 6, 2018. View full details here.
Expanding access to the California Naturalist community: we've launched a scholarship fund! Read all about it here.