2018 Volunteer Trainings (San Francisco Bay Area & beyond)
Are you a volunteer steward working on restoration in a Bay Area community? Join us for one for our 2018 trainings on invasive plant management, designed for volunteers. Trainings are appropriate for expert volunteers as well as those who are new to invasive plant management. Topics include: invasive plant biology, control methods, restoration strategies, tools of the trade, mapping using Calflora, and more! Register via the link below to join us at a training near you!
- East Bay: Trudeau Center in Oakland on April 7, 2018
- Peninsula: Portola Valley Community Center on May 26, 2018
- North Bay: Pepperwood Preserve in Santa Rosa on June 16, 2018
- Sacramento: County Building near Mather, POSTPONED – new date TBD
- South Bay: Don Edwards National Wildlife Refuge, Environmental Education Center in Alviso on Sept. 29
- Wildland Volunteer Network Annual Meeting: Trudeau Center in Oakland on Nov. 3.
- Join your fellow volunteer stewards for the first annual meeting of the Wildland Volunteer Network! Part expert training, part planning session, part celebration – don’t miss this fun opportunity to strengthen volunteer weed management in the Bay Area and beyond.
- WVN Annual Meeting – Agenda
Online Map of Volunteer Projects
Are you working on a volunteer project to address invasive plants? Please add your organization and site(s) to the map! (Just click on the map below to get started.) Volunteer groups have begun adding their invasive plant management projects to an online map, with brief descriptions of the project. This allows volunteers to see what efforts are going on near them and who else is working on particular plants of concern. Instructions for adding your projects to the Wildland Volunteer Map!