Field Tours will be held on Wednesday afternoon, May 21 (half day) and Thursday, May 22 (full day). All tours include a box lunch, transportation, and guides.
Tours have limited seating and are being offered on a first-come, first-served basis.
If you have signed up for a tour that has been cancelled, please contact the ANR Program Support Unit for a refund, or re-booking to one of the other tours.
Wednesday, May 21
The tours below will be offered on Wednesday afternoon, May 21 and will be half-day or less.
Robert Mondavi Institute for Wine and Food Science at UC Davis
Wednesday afternoon, May 21; half-day tour: Tour the edible garden, LEED Platinum Experimental Winery, olive oil sensory lab and native plant gardens at the UC Davis Arboretum.
Stone Lakes National Wildlife Refuge
This tour will highlight a diverse array of natural resource management topics on this 17,000 acre refuge located just 10 miles from downtown Sacramento in the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta region. Topics to be included in the tour are the role of livestock grazing in refuge management, habitat management for the sandhill crane, reintroduction of burrowing owls, and native grass restoration.
Thursday, May 22
The tours below will be offered Thursday, May 22 and will be full-day tours.
UC Berkeley Blodgett Forest Research Station
Thursday, May 22; full-day tour: Sierra Nevada silviculture and forest management, wildlife interactions, forest grazing.
Sacramento-San Joaquin River Delta
Thursday, May 22; full-day tour: Water policy, endangered species, estuary restoration, wetlands management