California Naturalist Program
The California Naturalist Dominguez Rancho Adobe Museum course starts in just a few weeks on September 9. Apply now! It will be held on Saturdays through December 16. Learn about the natural and cultural history of Los Angeles's South Bay region and visit some hidden Southern California gems! For more information, including an application, visit: http://calnat.ucanr.edu/Take_a_class/Dominguez/
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.