Native Plants

Stewardship Intern at Work
Events
Muir Beach parking lot
Become a Park Steward and help protect endangered species and restore sensitive habitat in Marin
A group collects seed in a grassland. A volunteer holds a tray of seeds.
Volunteer
Learn to grow and care for native plants while helping to preserve and restore your national park.
Stewardship Intern at Work
Events
Alta Avenue Trail Head
Become a Park Steward and help protect endangered species and restore sensitive habitat in Marin
Stewardship Intern at Work
Events
Wolfback Ridge Parking
Become a Park Steward and help protect endangered species and restore sensitive habitat in Marin.
Volunteer on Alcatraz Island
Events
Wed, Apr 24 8:00am-12:00pm
Thu, Apr 25 8:00am-12:00pm
Thu, May 02 8:00am-12:00pm
Wed, May 15 8:00am-12:00pm
Thu, May 16 8:00am-12:00pm
Wed, May 22 8:00am-12:00pm
Thu, May 23 8:00am-12:00pm
Wed, May 29 8:00am-12:00pm
Thu, May 30 8:00am-12:00pm
Wed, Jun 05 8:00am-12:00pm
Thu, Jun 06 8:00am-12:00pm
Wed, Jun 12 8:00am-12:00pm
Thu, Jun 13 8:00am-12:00pm
Thu, Jun 20 8:00am-12:00pm
Wed, Jun 26 8:00am-12:00pm
Thu, Jun 27 8:00am-12:00pm
Alcatraz Gardens
Help restore and maintain gardens once tended by the island’s military and penitentiary residents—add life, color, and vibrancy to the Rock.
A large group smiles and holds up dirty hand while working in the nursery.
Volunteer
Learn to grow and care for native plants while helping to preserve and restore your national park.
A group transplants coyote brush.
Volunteer
Learn to grow and care for native plants while helping to preserve and restore your national park.
Presidio Native Plant Nursery staff
Park E-Ventures Article
A new year brings a new start for an extraordinary plant once thought to be extinct. Learn how our Presidio Native Plant Nursery is helping to re-establish the Franciscan manzanita—and its close relative the Raven’s manzanita—in your national park.
Osoberry (Oemleria cerasiformis, Rosaceae family) leaf detail, Presidio Native Plant Nursery.
May 11, 2010
The Seed and Plant Lab features high-efficiency heating and refrigeration systems and provides an ideal space for processing, storing, and treating over 300 batches of seeds used to grow plants for park restoration projects.
Coyote Brush
Park E-Ventures Article
Our trees may not change even a hue and our weather may not get much chillier, but you can find hints of more “traditional” autumn phenomena in the Golden Gate National Parks. Save yourself the plane ticket to the Northeast, and find the fall in the national parks in your...