California Naturalist
California Naturalist
California Naturalist
University of California
California Naturalist




The mission of the UC California Naturalist Program is to foster a diverse community of naturalists and promote stewardship of California's natural resources through education and service. 

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One day left to receive the early registration discount! Don't delay! Hone your naturalist skills, meet like-minded individuals, observe and explore the area's unique ecology, and make an impact in your own community! See you at #CalNat2016

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"If home is where the heart is, then we can make home anywhere, and the outdoors should be no exception." How do you #MakeHome in the outdoors? By Jose Gonzalez, founder of Latino Outdoors and plenary speaker at #CalNat2016.

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We'll see you cats at #CalNat2016! 2 more days 'till early registration ends!

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Early bird registration closes July 31 for the 2016 California Naturalist Conference! September 9-11, 2016. Check out the program here.

Hot off the press: “Evaluating environmental education, citizen science, and stewardship through naturalist programs” 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. 

New California Agriculture article on CalNat Director Adina Merenlender: Building a new mode of extension for biodiversity conservation

Time's Flaming Arrow: Read about journalist Mary Ellen Hannibal's CalNat immersion experience in the HuffPost Green Blog.


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