Winter Surf Warning
Every year people drown in the surf off Northern California beaches - don't let it be you! Be extra alert on park beaches during the winter storm season. Do not turn your back on the shoreline and watch for extra powerful “sneaker” waves.
Fire education is an important fire management strategy which emphasizes fire safety, fire ecology and fuel treatments.
At Golden Gate National Recreation Area, fire education focuses on lessons learned from the past fires, community wildlfire protection, and the park's prescribed fire program.
Visiting the Park
Ranger led programs often include a disucssion of fire's important role in redwood forest ecology.
Internships in Fire Communications and Education
Fire Education Materials
Project Learning Tree
Did You Know?
The Pacific West Region of the National Park Service has a goal of becoming carbon neutral by 2016, the centennial of the Park Service.