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April 2017

Bioswale Workshop with Kyle Keegan

April 29 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Lost Coast Education Center & Garden, 768 Shelter Cove Road
Whitethorn, CA 95589 United States
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Join the Lost Coast Interpretive Association for a workshop that will cover the theory, design, and hands-on construction of a bioswale (also known as berm & basin) to help capture and infiltrate runoff into the soil.  Participants will learn how, where, (and where not to) construct a bioswale, their uses for groundwater recharge, as well as their use in capturing nutrients and sediment.  The day of the workshop a small bioswale will be constructed and planted with native perennial grasses.  Participants…

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May 2017

Pulling Together to Save Our Coast

May 7 @ 8:30 am - 2:00 pm
Sanctuary Forest, 315 Shelter Cove Road
Whitethorn, CA United States
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Sanctuary Forest and the Lost Coast Interpretive Association are partnering up for Pulling Together to Save Our Coast: a Take It Outside CA event on May 7, 2017. Take It Outside CA is an annual statewide event the first weekend in May that aims to promote outdoor access to open spaces for all Californians.  It was launched in 2016 with 50 events throughout the state and over 6000 attendees. For more information about Take It Outside CA, visit www.takeitoutsideca.com or search…

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Birds of the Lost Coast Hike

May 9 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Join Sanctuary Forest on Saturday, May 20 for the Birds of the Lost Coast Hike in the Sinkyone Wilderness State Park. Long-time birders Allan Ridley and Helen McKenna will introduce you to meadow, shore, and forest birds on a moderate trek through the eucalyptus groves and meadows of the Lost Coast. We will also be on the lookout for spring wildflowers which the rains may bring in abundance! Meet at 8:30 a.m. at the Sanctuary Forest office, and bring binoculars,…

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Birds of the Lost Coast Hike

May 20 @ 8:30 am - 3:00 pm
Sanctuary Forest, 315 Shelter Cove Road
Whitethorn, CA United States
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Free

Join Sanctuary Forest on Saturday, May 20 for the Birds of the Lost Coast Hike in the Sinkyone Wilderness State Park. Long-time birders Allan Ridley and Helen McKenna will introduce you to meadow, shore, and forest birds on a moderate trek through the eucalyptus groves and meadows of the Lost Coast. We will also be on the lookout for spring wildflowers which the rains may bring in abundance! Meet at 8:30 a.m. at the Sanctuary Forest office, and bring binoculars,…

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Edible & Medicinal Plants Hike

May 25 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Please join Sanctuary Forest on Saturday, June 10 for the Edible and Medicinal Plants hike in the Mattole River headwaters. Beginning at the edge of the forest, local herbalist and naturalist Michele Palazzo will lead hikers along the Mattole River and up over the ridge, stopping to point out and discuss native plants and their medicinal properties. By hikes end, participants will have picked and eaten various local herbs and learned the names and characteristics of many more. Bring a…

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Beauty of the Lost Coast Hike

May 25 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Join Sanctuary Forest on Sunday, June 11th for the Beauty of the Lost Coast: Needle Rock to Bear Harbor hike. This hike will be led by Sanctuary Forest Board member Eric Shafer, Marisa Formosa, and John & Susie Jennings. Participants will be treated to spectacular views of the rugged coastline, abundant wildlife and plants, and stories about the history of Bear Harbor and the Sinkyone Wilderness. It is 6 miles round trip, beginning at the Needle Rock Visitors Center in the…

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Memorial Day Wine Tasting

May 27 @ 1:00 pm - May 28 @ 5:00 pm
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Whitethorn Winery, Whitethorn, CA United States + Google Map
$5

Join Sanctuary Forest & Whitethorn Winery for a Memorial Day Wine Tasting Fundraiser!  We’ll be celebrating at Whitethorn Construction on May 27th & 28th from 1-5pm with delightful wines for tasting and buying, as well as barbecuing delicious sausages.  A $5 cover charge gets you a Sanctuary Forest wine glass and a tasting of Whitethorn Winery’s latest offerings. Stop by and buy some raffle tickets for a chance to win: 1: A Glamping Rental donated by Wayward Glamping, 2: A…

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June 2017

Sanctuary Forest Radio Hour

June 29 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Free

Please tune in to KMUD on Thursday, June 29th at 7 p.m. for the Sanctuary Forest Radio Hour. With redwood timber prices approaching their historic highs, the approval of the Van Arken THP, and land conservation funding scarce the fate of the Van Arken watershed is uncertain. Join Galen Doherty, Sanctuary Forest Lands Program Director, to hear the latest updates on their campaign to save Van Arken and to learn why this project is so important and what sets it…

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July 2017

Exploring the Sanctuary Forest: Van Arken

July 9 @ 10:00 am - 3:30 pm
Sanctuary Forest, 315 Shelter Cove Road
Whitethorn, CA United States
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Join Sanctuary Forest on Sunday, July 9 for the Exploring the Sanctuary Forest Hike in the Van Arken watershed. Explore, have fun, and learn while touring this threatened watershed with a fisheries biologist and a forester.  We’ll be learning about the fish that are rearing in our streams and how we can help them come back, as well as traversing the upslope and learning the importance of forest health, with on-the-ground examples of how to preserve diverse forest types that…

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From the Forest to the River: A Hike for Kids

July 15 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Whitethorn School, 16851 Briceland Thorn Road
Whitethorn, CA 95589
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Free

Join Sanctuary Forest on Saturday, July 15th for From the Forest to the River: A Hike for Kids. This is an opportunity for young children and their families to learn about native plants, aquatic animals, and the restoration & conservation work being done to improve the river habitat. Activities will include: plant identification, the capture, identification and release of macro aquatic invertebrates, and salmon artwork. This is an excellent opportunity to cultivate young stewards of the land and river! Meet…

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