Date & Time:

Volunteer programs take place on Fridays, 1–4 pm.

Programs cancelled the following dates:

  • November 28, 2014
  • December 26, 2014
  • January 2, 2014

Meeting Location: Meet at the Presidio Transit Center (click map on right).

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Join the Presidio Plant Patrol and help eradicate noxious weeds that pose threats to the native biodiversity of Presidio plants and animals. Come participate in “extreme restoration” in some of the more out-of-the-way natural areas of the Presidio and go after pampass grass, cape ivy, French broom, and iceplant. Invasives watch out!

Individuals and Families

Drop-in individuals are welcome. Registration is not required for participation, but highly encouraged. No cancellations due to rain. Please arrive by 12:50 pm to fill out paperwork. We will be heading out to the work site no later than 1 pm.

Groups

Groups of five or more may require special arrangements and must be confirmed in advance. Fill out the Group Project Request Form.

Age, Skills, What to Bring:

  • Volunteers ages 10 and up are welcome. Read our Youth Policy Guidelines (PDF) for youth under the age of 15.
  • Bring your completed Volunteer Agreement Form (PDF). Volunteers under the age of 18 must have the parent/guardian approval section signed.
  • We'll be working rain or shine. Wear clothes that can get dirty. Long pants and closed-toe shoes are required. Bring layers for changing weather and rain gear if necessary.
  • Bring a personal water bottle and sunscreen.
  • No experience necessary. Training and tools will be provided. Fulfills community service requirements.



The Golden Gate National Parks Volunteer Program is a cooperative parkwide effort of the Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy, the National Park Service, and the Presidio Trust.


Contact Information

presidioparkstewards@gmail.com
(415) 561-3044
Hotline (415) 561-2845