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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.
Join the Elkhorn Slough Reserve Volunteer Program!
2015 Volunteer Naturalist Training Class
Elkhorn Slough National Estuarine Research Reserve invites you to participate in the 2015 Volunteer Naturalist Training Class.
The Introductory Orientation Training Classes will be Saturdays in January.
January 17 OR 24 and 31, 9:30am - 4:00pm.
The Advanced Sessions are open to anyone. These classes are every Saturday in February 7, 14, 21 and 28, 9:30am - 4:00pm.
ESF Stewardship Event
Wednesday, February 4th, 1:00 - 4:00
Join us the first Wednesday of every month 1:00-4:00 at the Elkhorn Slough National Estuarine Research Reserve (1700 Elkhorn Road).
Limit 5 volunteers. RSVP to Katie Pofahl (firstname.lastname@example.org, (831) 728-5939), details to follow.
This will be a monthly opportunity to visit Elkhorn Slough Foundation’s lands and support our efforts to protect and restore the Elkhorn Slough watershed.
K-12 Teacher Training Workshops
Elkhorn Slough National Estuarine Research Reserve
Teachers! We invite you to attend a ONE DAY, 8 hour workshop that will prepare you to bring your students to this unique outdoor classroom. The workshop combines informative presentations with topical field walks in order to prepare teachers to lead content and experientially rich field trips at the Elkhorn Slough Reserve.
Four Dates Available: March: 7, 14, 21 or 28, 2015
Time: 9:00 am – 5:00 pm
Cost: There is no charge for this workshop.
After the course – Teachers will be certified to bring classes to the Reserve. They will have year round access to the trails, field research tools, and the microscope teaching lab as well as teaching kits for use at the Reserve and in their classroom.