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The Bay Nature events calendar features events sponsored by Bay Area nature organizations from Sonoma to Santa Cruz. Find guided hikes, learn about Bay Area wildlife, enjoy nature festivals, and more! For Bay Nature-sponsored events click here.

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Sunday, January 28 - Saturday, March 10
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Coyotes: “Beyond the Howl”

Sausalito Public Library, 420 Litho St, Sausalito, CA 94965 + Google Map
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Monday, February 19 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm

Nature for Kids: Indian Valley

Indian Valley Open Space, 1800 Ignacio Blvd, Novato, + Google Map
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Tuesday, February 20 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Free Bay Currents talk: Climate, Fire, and the Future of our Forests

St. Alban’s Parish Hall, 1501 Washington (at Curtis), Albany, California 94706 + Google Map
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Wednesday, February 21 @ 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Hike with the Friends

Wunderlich County Park, 4040 Woodside Road, Woodside, CA 94062 + Google Map
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Wednesday, February 21 @ 9:30 am
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Sutro Native Plant Nursery Volunteer Day

Mount Sutro Native Plant Nursery, 476 Johnstone Dr., San Francisco, California 94131 + Google Map
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Wednesday, February 21 @ 10:00 am - 2:30 pm

Exclusive Wildlife Hike

coyote ridge, Morgan Hill, CA 95037 + Google Map
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Wednesday, February 21 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

What’s in a Bird Name?

Cubberley Community Center, Room H1, 4000 Middlefield Road, Palo Alto, California 94303 + Google Map
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Thursday, February 22 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Early Flowers at Mt Burdell

Mount Burdell Preserve, San Andreas Drive, Novato, CA + Google Map
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Thursday, February 22 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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Dragonflies – Eagles of the Insect World Presentation with Kevin Munroe

Laguna Environmental Center, 900 Sanford Road (corner of Occidental Rd), Santa Rosa, 95401 + Google Map
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Thursday, February 22 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm


Ecology Center, 2530 San Pablo Ave, Berkeley , 94702 + Google Map
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Friday, February 23 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Look & See Film Screening

Unitarian Universalist of Palo Alto, 505 E Charleston Rd, Palo Alto, CA 94306 + Google Map
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Saturday, February 24 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Creekside Restoration with One Tam

Hal Brown Park at Creekside, Bon Air Rd, Larkspur, + Google Map
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Saturday, February 24 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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General Volunteers in Parks Program Orientation #2

Armstrong Redwoods State Natural Reserve (Volunteer Center), 17000 Armstrong Woods Road, Guernville, California 95446 + Google Map
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Saturday, February 24 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Photography Workshop with Jerry Dodrill

Bodega Pastures Ranch, 17175 Bodega Hwy, Bodega Bay, CA 94923 + Google Map
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Saturday, February 24 @ 12:45 pm - 5:00 pm
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Become a WildCare Animal Hospital Volunteer!!

WildCare, 76 Albert Park Lane, San Rafael, California 94901 + Google Map
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Fluxations in Static Blue – Art Exhibition

Sausalito based artist Bret Arenson will be exhibiting the large scale work, Fluxations in Static Blue, which will span the entire main wall of the exhibit area. This immersive ambient work, done through ecstatic automatism, invites the viewer to discover flow and movement within what otherwise might be considered static states. Other recent works will also be presented. www.bretarenson.com Jan...

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Advanced Ecology Winter Session registration is open

This 5-week long program for students age 9-14 takes an in-depth look at the scientific method and practices applying it to real hands-on marine science field research. Students and staff meet once per week and work cooperatively in a team to use scientific equipment and interact with live animals. They will learn the process of the scientific method, while applying it to take wrackline data while...

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UC California Naturalist Certification Program

This 40+ hour course combines classroom and field experiences. Discussion topics include geology, water, weather, soils, plants, forests, wildlife, interpretation, environmental issues, and citizen science. Students commit to weekly homework assignments and complete a capstone project of their choosing. Fee: $448.00 members, $560.00 non-members (includes tuition & certificate, $34.95 handbo...

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Welcome to Wildlife

Calling All Eco-Explorers! Youth ages 5-15 will be up to their elbows in fun, hands-on activities at Welcome to Wildlife. Each weekend your kids will be experiencing and learning something new about the park and the environment. Learning through interactive experiences, guided park walks, and STEM activities, your young scientists will discover their ecosystem, know about the plants and animals...

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Vernal Pool Branchiopods Workshop

This workshop uniquely combines both the ID class and the 20 hours of wet season surveys required towards the Vernal Pool Branchiopods 10(a)(1)(A) permit. This class should get you the minimum quals needed for a wet season permit. Participants have the option of taking only the class or the field portions if they choose. The class will be taught in Davis, CA; and the field portions will choose thr...

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Introduction to California Lichens

Lichens are all around us and they have fascinating stories to tell to those who listen. This two day workshop will focus on developing skills for identifying common Bay Area macrolichens (foliose and fruticose lichens) to genus. We will begin with an introductory classroom session, where we will cover basic lichen anatomy and terminology, and discuss the roles lichens play in ecosystems, such as ...

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Saturday, February 24 & Sunday, February 25 10:00am – 5:00pm In addition to the thousands of blooming bulbs in the Garden, enjoy a dazzling display of daffodil cultivars presented by the Filoli Garden Staff and the Northern California Daffodil Society, mushroom hikes in the Nature Preserve, daffodil talks in the Garden, floral design demonstrations, and children’s craft projects - all...

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