CDPH Warns Consumers Not to Eat Sport-Harvested Bivalve Shellfish from Inner Tomales Bay
The Cal. Department of Public Health is advising consumers not to eat recreationally harvested mussels, clams, or whole scallops from inner Tomales Bay. Dangerous levels of paralytic shellfish poisoning toxins have been detected in mussels from this area. More »
Operational Changes Took Effect on May 1
The Lighthouse Visitor Center is now only open Fridays through Mondays; closed Tuesdays through Thursdays, including Thanksgiving. The Kenneth C. Patrick Visitor Center will be closed through late December, reopening weekends and holidays on December 28. More »
Visitor Center Winter Hours
Visitor Center Winter Hours took effect on Sunday, November 3, 2013. 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?
The Endangered Species Act turns 40 on December 28, 2013. 99 percent of the plants and animals protected by the ESA have been saved from extinction, including the bald eagle, brown pelican, gray whale, and peregrine falcon, all of which can be seen at Point Reyes. More...