Volunteers

Presidio Nursery volunteers work with seeds
Events
Sat, Feb 15 1:00pm-4:00pm
Presidio Native Plant Nursery
Learn to grow and care for native plants while helping to preserve and restore your national park.
What's the Flower walk with San Francisco Stewardship team
Events
Sat, Apr 25 10:00am-12:30pm
Langdon Court
The Park Stewardship team will lead a leisurely walk along the trails and share the folklore, medicinal uses and biology of the flowers. Spectacular views of the Pacific Ocean and a new appreciation for spring wildflowers in San Francisco are guaranteed!
What's the Flower walk with San Francisco Stewardship team
Events
Sat, Apr 11 10:00am-12:30pm
Lands End Parking Lot
The Park Stewardship team will lead a leisurely walk along the trails and share the folklore, medicinal uses and biology of the flowers. Spectacular views of the Pacific Ocean and a new appreciation for spring wildflowers in San Francisco are guaranteed!
Why and How We Control Invasives in the Park Workshop
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Tue, Mar 17 12:30pm-4:30pm
Marin County
Join Chrissy Sullivan (Natural Resource Specialist, Tennessee Valley), for this informative and interesting class on something we should all be aware of: the threats posed to the parks by invasive plants. Class will start with a presentation, followed by a hands-on component in the field!
Growing for Restoration, Nursery Series, Park Academy
Events
Fri, Mar 06 1:00pm-4:00pm
Fort Funston Native Plant Nursery and Volunteer Program
Our Nursery Series continues with a discussion with our pros on how to prepare for the growing season! This class is designed for our nursery and field interns, but anyone interested in how our Park nurseries operate is welcome!
Seed Treatment & Germination Class
Events
Thu, Feb 27 1:00pm-4:00pm
Kick off our nursery class series and delve into the interesting and delicate techniques used to treat our native seeds to start germination and our growing season! This class will be led by Liz Ponzini (Manager, Marin Headlands Nursery) and Robin Binaoro (Associate Manager, Presidio Nursery), Martine Glaros (Seed Collector/Nursery Assistant, Marin Headlands Nursery), and Desmond Murray (Seed Collection Ecologist, Presidio Nursery).
Riparian Restoration with Willows, Park Academy
event
Thu, Feb 06 8:30am-12:00pm
Presidio Building 1216
Brian Hildebidle (Presidio Trust; Supervisory Natural Resources Management Specialist) will lead this half-day field workshop on the different techniques involved in using willows for restoring riparian zones.
Park Academy, Botany Series
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Tue, Feb 04 9:00am-12:30pm
Presidio Native Plant Nursery
If it's been way too long since that high school biology class, come join Annette Russell (Presidio Senior Nursery Manager) to learn the basics of plant biology!
Volunteers at Coast Cleanup Day
Events
Ocean Beach, Stairwell 17
Help keep Ocean Beach and our San Francisco coastline beautiful, clean, and safe for all.
Habitat Restoration in Tennessee Valley
Volunteer
Sun, Mar 22 9:30am-2:30pm
Smith Trailhead
Help restore and protect critical natural areas from the Marin Headlands to Bolinas Ridge.