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Ongoing public events at the Elkhorn Slough National Estuarine Research Reserve.
Meet at the Reserve (map). For more information call (831) 728-2822.
Regular Reserve and Visitor Center hours: Wednesday - Sunday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
The Reserve and Visitor Center are closed on Mondays and Tuesdays. When the Reserve is closed you cannot access the trails, restrooms,
visitor center, or bookstore.
Thursday, November 6
16th Annual Central California Invasive Weed Symposium
Looking Forward: Setting Goals in the Face of Climate Change
Field trips, continuing education units!
Keynote speaker: David Ackerly, UC Berkeley
"Conservation in a Changing World: Visualizing the Future"
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Saturday, November 15, 7:30am
Fall Birding Walk Highlighting Shorebirds
“The early bird gets the worm” so bring your binoculars and join us for a morning of bird spotting. Local birding expert, Rick Fournier, will share guide us around the beach and nearby wetlands helping us indentify the many shorebird species that enjoy the slough as part of their annual migration. This event is free for Elkhorn Slough Foundation members, a small fee applies to non-members.
REGISTRATION FOR THIS EVENT IS NOW FULL. If you would like to be placed on the the waiting list, please email your contact information and number of people hoping to attend to .