Promoting a conservation ethic in people of all ages is central to our mission of Conservation in Action. Please join us on the preserves to explore seasonal changes, take part in naturalist training or dig in with other volunteers to assist our land management team. Reservations are required for most events in order to ensure that human impact is kept in balance with land and habitat preservation goals.

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Fences & Fire: Tech for Grazing & Land Management at Small Farm Tech Expo

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Fences & Fire: Tech for Grazing & Land Management at Small Farm Tech Expo

Dec 9 2019 - 10:45am to 12:00pm
Shone Farm

Jared Childress, Prescribed Fire Specialist for ACR’s Fire Forward program, joins a panel at the Small Farm Tech Expo that will discuss new tools, from electric fencing to prescribed burning, now being used to create healthier ecosystems and safer communities. Learn more and register at caff.org/small-farm-tech-expo

 

 


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Post Kincade Fire Land Stewardship Tour

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Post Kincade Fire Land Stewardship Tour

Dec 11 2019 - 10:00am to 2:30pm
Jimtown Store

Post Kincade wildfire land stewardship tour for affected landowners - receive expert advice on how to manage lands recently affected by wildfire.

Subjects will include:

  • Erosion control of burned lands and dozer lines
  • Best practice around hazard trees
  • Road maintenance and culvert repair
  • Invasive species control come spring
  • To log or not to log
  • Forest management in the coming years
  • How to do it yourself or how to hire contractors
  • Tour of private land that burned in the Kincade fire

CLICK HERE to register for this event

Location: Meet at 10:00 a.m. at the Jimtown Store, 6706 CA-128, Healdsburg, CA 95448. From there we will carpool to private landowners' land affected by the Kincade fire.

Time:  Wednesday, December 11, 10:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Cost: Free to those affected by the Kincade, Tubbs or Nuns fire. Suggested donation for those non-affected by wildfire.

Gear: Dress for light hiking, layers recommended. Bring a water bottle, hat and a way to take notes.

Food: Vegetarian and non-veggie lunch will be provided to workshop participants. 

In collaboration with:

Northern Sonoma County Fire Protection District

Fire Forward / Audubon Canyon Ranch

Sonoma RCD

Sonoma UCCE

NRCS

The Good Fire Alliance

CLICK HERE to register for this event

For questions, please email Jared Childress, prescribed fire specialist for Audubon Canyon Ranch, at jared.childress@egret.org



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Volunteer in Nature! Stewardship Workdays at Martin Griffin Preserve

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Volunteer in Nature! Stewardship Workdays at Martin Griffin Preserve

Dec 12 2019 - 10:00am to 2:00pm
Martin Griffin Preserve

Participate in environmental stewardship with Audubon Canyon Ranch at Martin Griffin Preserve! Stewards are invited to volunteer on select Thursdays and Saturdays. Please click here to register or contact ACR Resource Ecologist Henry Inman by email to schedule your workday.

We will be focusing on invasive plant management, so this is a great activity for those who enjoy weeding in the garden. All experience levels are welcome!

To learn more about our stewardship program and the Martin Griffin Preserve Stewards, contact ACR Resource Ecologist Henry Inman by email or by phone at 415.868.9244, ext. 102.

For directions to the Martin Griffin Preserve, click here.



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Volunteer in Nature! Stewardship Workdays at Martin Griffin Preserve

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Volunteer in Nature! Stewardship Workdays at Martin Griffin Preserve

Dec 14 2019 - 11:00am to 3:00pm
Martin Griffin Preserve

Participate in environmental stewardship with Audubon Canyon Ranch at Martin Griffin Preserve! Stewards are invited to volunteer on select Thursdays and Saturdays. Please click here to register or contact ACR Resource Ecologist Henry Inman by email to schedule your workday.

We will be focusing on invasive plant management, so this is a great activity for those who enjoy weeding in the garden. All experience levels are welcome!

To learn more about our stewardship program and the Martin Griffin Preserve Stewards, contact ACR Resource Ecologist Henry Inman by email or by phone at 415.868.9244, ext. 102.

For directions to the Martin Griffin Preserve, click here.



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Volunteer in Nature! Stewardship Workdays at Martin Griffin Preserve

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Volunteer in Nature! Stewardship Workdays at Martin Griffin Preserve

Dec 19 2019 - 10:00am to 2:00pm
Martin Griffin Preserve

Participate in environmental stewardship with Audubon Canyon Ranch at Martin Griffin Preserve! Stewards are invited to volunteer on select Thursdays and Saturdays. Please click here to register or contact ACR Resource Ecologist Henry Inman by email to schedule your workday.

We will be focusing on invasive plant management, so this is a great activity for those who enjoy weeding in the garden. All experience levels are welcome!

To learn more about our stewardship program and the Martin Griffin Preserve Stewards, contact ACR Resource Ecologist Henry Inman by email or by phone at 415.868.9244, ext. 102.

For directions to the Martin Griffin Preserve, click here.



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Volunteer in Nature! Stewardship Workdays at Martin Griffin Preserve

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Volunteer in Nature! Stewardship Workdays at Martin Griffin Preserve

Dec 21 2019 - 11:00am to 3:00pm
Martin Griffin Preserve

Participate in environmental stewardship with Audubon Canyon Ranch at Martin Griffin Preserve! Stewards are invited to volunteer on select Thursdays and Saturdays. Please click here to register or contact ACR Resource Ecologist Henry Inman by email to schedule your workday.

We will be focusing on invasive plant management, so this is a great activity for those who enjoy weeding in the garden. All experience levels are welcome!

To learn more about our stewardship program and the Martin Griffin Preserve Stewards, contact ACR Resource Ecologist Henry Inman by email or by phone at 415.868.9244, ext. 102.

For directions to the Martin Griffin Preserve, click here.



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Volunteer in Nature! Stewardship Workdays at Martin Griffin Preserve

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Volunteer in Nature! Stewardship Workdays at Martin Griffin Preserve

Dec 28 2019 - 11:00am to 3:00pm
Martin Griffin Preserve

Participate in environmental stewardship with Audubon Canyon Ranch at Martin Griffin Preserve! Stewards are invited to volunteer on select Thursdays and Saturdays. Please click here to register or contact ACR Resource Ecologist Henry Inman by email to schedule your workday.

We will be focusing on invasive plant management, so this is a great activity for those who enjoy weeding in the garden. All experience levels are welcome!

To learn more about our stewardship program and the Martin Griffin Preserve Stewards, contact ACR Resource Ecologist Henry Inman by email or by phone at 415.868.9244, ext. 102.

For directions to the Martin Griffin Preserve, click here.



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