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November 04, 2016
Point Reyes National Seashore Hosts National Electronics Recycling Collection on November 15, 2016
On November 15 at the Bear Valley Visitor Center, Point Reyes National Seashore will host an electronic waste recycling collection, joining thousands of local organizers holding recycling events across the country to celebrate America Recycles Day.

October 25, 2016
Point Reyes National Seashore hosts UC Berkeley Solar Vehicle
On Saturday, October 29, members of UC Berkeley's CalSol program will be outside of the Bear Valley Visitor Center at Point Reyes National Seashore with their solar vehicle, Zephyr, for public display from 10 am to 3 pm.

October 13, 2016
Hazardous Weather Conditions for Point Reyes National Seashore from Thursday, October 13 through Sunday, October 16, 2016.
The National Weather Service has issued a Coastal Flood Advisory and a Beach Hazards Statement for large surf and sneaker waves, which is in effect from late Thursday night through Friday evening. A Hazardous Weather Outlook has been issued for Thursday, October 13 through Sunday, October 16, 2016.

October 12, 2016
Drakes Bay National Historic Landmark Dedication
On Saturday, October 22, 2016, at 11 am, the National Park Service will commemorate the designation of the Drakes Bay National Historic and Archaeological District through the unveiling of the National Historic Landmark plaque at Limantour Beach.

September 15, 2016
Point Reyes National Seashore's Seventh Annual Naturalization Ceremony
Twenty candidates from fifteen countries will become new citizens during a ceremony at Point Reyes National Seashore on Friday, September 23, 2016.

September 12, 2016
California Coastal Cleanup Day 2016 at Drakes Beach and Every Kid in a Park (EKIP) Program
On Saturday, September 17, Point Reyes National Seashore is hosting a beach cleanup at Drakes Beach for the annual California Coastal Cleanup Day. There will be a special education program for 4th graders and children about plastic and the ocean. After the education program, children are invited to help clean up the beach and receive their EKIP pass if they are 4th graders.

August 29, 2016
The National Park Service Has Selected Andreas (Andrew) Loose for the Five Brooks Stables Concession Contract
Andreas (Andrew) Loose has been selected as the Concessioner for Five Brooks Stables at Point Reyes National Seashore.

August 08, 2016
Point Reyes National Seashore Begins Clean-up and Restoration of Drakes Estero
Point Reyes National Seashore announced today that the restoration of Drakes Estero, a 2,500-acre wilderness estuary within the park, will begin this week. Workers will remove an estimated 500 tons of marine debris. They will extract and dispose of 5 miles of dock-like wooden racks, and clean several acres of plastic and other man-made debris on the estero floor and sandbars.

July 26, 2016
Artists Explore Climate Change in Point Reyes National Seashore through Artist-in-Resident Pilot Program
From August 5 until August 12, in honor of the National Park Service's Centennial, and in service to one of our most pressing environmental concerns, a program called Climate Change at the Western Edge will support six artists to explore and contribute to the conversation about climate change while living in residence on or near Point Reyes National Seashore.

July 11, 2016
36th Annual Big Time Festival at Kule Loklo in Point Reyes National Seashore on Saturday, July 16, 2016
Big Time, an annual traditional Native American trade festival, will be held on Saturday, July 16, 2016, from 10 am to 4 pm, at Kule Loklo, a Coast Miwok Cultural Exhibit.

July 06, 2016
Upcoming Closure of Cross Marin Trail due to Culvert Repairs: Failing Culvert to be Replaced to Help Protect Fisheries
From early August through October, Marin Municipal Water District will replace a failed corrugated metal pipe culvert underneath the Cross Marin Trail at Jewell Creek.

July 05, 2016
Point Reyes National Seashore Announces Public Scoping for the Preparation of an Environmental Assessment for the Lagunitas Creek Winter Habitat and Floodplain Enhancement Project – Phases I and II
The National Park Service is beginning the preparation of an Environmental Assessment for Phase I and II of a Winter Habitat and Floodplain Enhancement Project on Lagunitas Creek. The project is proposed by the Marin Municipal Water District as part of the district's efforts to improve habitat for coho salmon and steelhead. A four-week comment period will close at the end of the business day on Wednesday, August 3, 2016.

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