Please join Point Reyes National Seashore staff for Science Lectures, 45 minute presentations on scientific research being performed at Point Reyes and elsewhere in the California. Science Lectures are sponsored by the Pacific Coast Science and Learning Center at Point Reyes National Seashore. They usually occur at noon on many Thursdays throughout the year and are normally held at the Red Barn Classroom at Point Reyes National Seashore's Headquarters. All are welcome and admission is free.
Visit our Science Lectures page to learn about upcoming lectures.
Some of our Brown Bag Lectures in 2017 included:
Date: Thursday, January 26, 2017
In this talk, Patrick discussed: 1) historical and future cliff retreat hazards along the Point Reyes coastline; 2) the formation of erosional coastal features such as arches, caves, and sea stacks; and 3) how coastal waterfalls develop, like Alamere Falls in Point Reyes, and why they are uncommon geological features.
Date: Sunday, February 12, 2017
Date: Thursday, March 2, 2017
Date: Thursday, June 1, 2017
Date: Tuesday, June 6, 2017
Date: Thursday, October 12, 2017
Date: Tuesday, October 17, 2017
Date: Thursday, November 30, 2017
Last updated: January 27, 2019