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Turtle Observer Training

Saturday, February 29 @ 8:00 am - 1:00 pm

| Free

Saturday February 29, 9 am to 12 pm

Become a trained Turtle Observer and you will monitor and record behavior of the native Western Pond Turtle on Mt Tamalpais. The required orientation includes observation techniques, a discussion on turtle biology, methods for engaging the public, and a walk to a lake. Volunteers will monitor turtles from February through June on their own schedule. Volunteers can be as young as 8 years old if accompanied by an adult. Pre-registration required as space is limited: RSVP by sending email to volunteerprogram@marinwater.org. Rain will not cancel.

Maximum number of volunteers is 30. Ages 8 and up.

Details

Date:
Saturday, February 29
Time:
8:00 am - 1:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Website:
http://marinwater.org/200/Turtle-Observers
 

Organizer

MMWD

Other

Your Name (this will not appear on the event listing)
Suzanne Whelan

Venue

Sky Oaks Ranger Station
49 Sky Oaks Rd, Farifax, CA 94930 + Google Map
Phone:
4159451128