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California Naturalist

The mission of the California Naturalist Program is to foster a diverse community of naturalists and promote stewardship of California's natural resources through education and service.

Current News

Two new Spring 2015 California Naturalist courses are now open for registration: UC Merced Vernal Pools & Grasslands Reserve and Upper Feather River, Plumas County.


Merced naturalist program will expand on $103,000 giftMerced Sun-Star. February 22, 2015


UC ANR is hiring a Southern California Environmental Education Specialist. The Specialist will represent ANR/CE environmental education programs such as the California Naturalist Program and Project Learning Tree. Details here.


Sierra Advanced Training
Save the Date! April 25-26, 2015. Wildfire and its effects on Sierran mixed conifer forests: an advanced training for California Naturalists. Hosted by Central Sierra Cooperative Extension's UC California Naturalist staff. UC Berkeley’s Blodgett Forest Research Station, Georgetown, CA. Click on the thumbnail to view the flier.

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