Santa Monica Mountains Science Festival

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Saturday, April 25, 2015
10:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Paramount Ranch, Agoura Hills

FREE! For inquiring minds of all ages! Become a citizen scientist. Learn how to track mountain lions, bobcats, and island foxes. Get to know the local wildlife. Discover the mysteries of your neighborhood national parks.

The 6th annual Science Festival is sponsored by the National Park Service in partnership with the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County, Santa Monica Mountains Fund, and NatureBridge.

There are activities for people of all ages, including talks, hands-on demonstrations, nature walks, family activities, live animal displays, and a chance to meet and talk with the scientists. We invite you to come out and explore the natural and cultural resources within the Santa Monica Mountains and learn about the scientific research that helps us all better understand and protect those resources!

Download the Schedule of Events.

Directions

2903 Cornell Road, Agoura Hills, CA, 91301

Take Ventura Freeway (U.S. 101) to Kanan Road exit. South on Kanan 0.5 mile. Left on Cornell Way and veer to the right. South 2.5 miles, entrance is on right side of the road.

GPS Coordinates: N 34.1181 W -118.7525

Event Sponsors
Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area abnd Channel Islands National Park
Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County
NatureBridge
Santa Monica Mountains Fund

Booths
Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area
Santa Monica Mountains Fund
Channel Islands National Park
Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County
NatureBridge
Columbia Memorial Space Center
National Wildlife Federation
Mountains Recreation and Conservation Authority
Western National Parks Association
Resource Conservation District of the Santa Monica Mountains
Heal the Bay
Friends of the Island Fox (a program of the Channel Islands Foundation)
Southwestern Herpetologists Society
San Fernando Valley Audubon
Conejo Valley Audubon
California Hawking Club
UCLA LaKretz Center for California Conservation Science
UCLA Stunt Ranch Reserve
Western Foundation of Vertebrate Zoology (AKA Camarillo Bird Museum)
Mindful Mammoth
Del Air Rock Hounds

Programs
Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area
Channel Islands National Park
Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County
The Nature of Wildworks
National Wildlife Federation
Friends of the Island Fox

Nature Hikes (Guided and Self-Guided)
Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area
NatureBridge
Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County

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