Point Reyes Headlands Winter Shuttle Bus System
On weekends & holidays, Sir Francis Drake Boulevard is closed beyond the South Beach Road junction from 9 am to 5:30 pm during favorable weather conditions. Bus service to the Lighthouse & Chimney Rock is provided from Drakes Beach. More »
2014 Harbor Seal Pupping Season Closures
From March 1 through June 30, the park implements closures of certain Tomales Bay beaches and Drakes Estero to water-based recreation to protect harbor seals during the pupping season. Please avoid disturbing seals to ensure a successful pupping season. More »
Operational Changes Took Effect on May 1, 2013
The Lighthouse Visitor Center is now only open Fridays through Mondays; closed Tuesdays through Thursdays, including Thanksgiving. The Kenneth C. Patrick Visitor Center is open on weekends and holidays when shuttles are operating. More »
Volunteer: Habitat Restoration - Scotch Broom
Special Requirements of the Position
Schedule and Time Commitment
Work days are scheduled on select Sundays from May to September, 2013. Participants meet at 9:00 am at the Bear Valley Visitor Center. Work days usually last 4 hours, generally from 9:00 am to 1:00 pm., however work times may be extended according to volunteer availability.
If you wish to participate, please confirm your attendance (contact John Swenson, see below) before 5 p.m. on the Thursday immediately preceding the Sunday workday. If fewer than four volunteers confirm participation, the workday will be cancelled.
There are no currently scheduled workdays.
Groups can schedule weekend or weekday dates. See below for additional information about groups.
There is also an option for a once-per-week internship-type commitment for those interested. Please apply using the link below or contact John Swenson (see below) for more information.
Benefits to the Volunteer
Groups may schedule work days on dates other than those listed above. Please contact John Swenson (see below).
Application and Contact Information
Did You Know?
Since the restoration of the Giacomini Wetlands in 2008, the tidewater goby--a federally endangered brackish-water resident fish species--has not only been observed in the newly restored channels and ponds, but in Lagunitas Creek, where it had previously not been documented since 1953. More...