Park Academy provides professional career preparation for park interns, professional development opportunities for park staff, and personal enrichment for volunteers by providing ongoing learning opportunities. Conservancy members are also invited and encouraged to register for classes of interest.

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Classes are scheduled all year round and cover a wide range of topics, covering everything from natural resource topics to computer skills. Here are some of the class offerings:

Dias Ridge Wildflower Hike

Introduction to the Botany Series
February 28, 2015
1-4 pm
Location: Presidio of San Francisco
Led by the talented team of Marion Anthonisen (Presidio Trust Natural Resources) and Jesse Luersen (Presidio Park Stewards Intern), come learn the basics of plant science through hands-on activities and discussion, and also learn what's to come later in the Botany Series.

Dias Ridge Wildflower Hike

Botany Series: Introduction to Plant Identification with Taxonomic Keys
March 31, 2015
1-4 pm
Location: Presidio of San Francisco
In this next class in the Botany Series will delve into how to use taxonomic keys to identify plants. Taking the Plant Terminology class is strongly recommended before taking this class.

 

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Contact Information

cvoigt@parksconservancy.org
1216 Ralston Avenue, The Presidio, San Francisco, CA, 94129
(415) 561-4868