Tag Archives: Arcata Marsh Interpretive Center

Forest news: International Day of Forests, a Saturday volunteer workday and Andre is honored

Forest news: International Day of Forests, a Saturday volunteer workday and Andre is honored

City of Arcata ARCATA – Arcata’s Environmental Services Department invites the community to celebrate the International Day of Forests on Thursday, March 21. Forests are the most biologically-diverse ecosystems on land, and the International Day of Forests is an annual event declared by the United Nations to help raise global awareness and celebrate the vital

Anti-dog poop campaign at the Marsh a wasted effort

Mad River Union ARCATA MARSH AND WILDLIFE SANCTUARY – The ongoing dog poop wars at the Arcata Marsh and Wildlife Sanctuary wear on, with neglectful dog owners defying logic, reason, personal responsibility and eco-consciousness by leaving their canine companions’ wastes to stink up and uglify the trails. Even when provided with handy Dogipot poop bag

If you need an excuse to visit the Arcata Marsh & Wildlife Sanctuary, here it is

City of Arcata ARCATA  – The City of Arcata Environmental Services Department invites the community to celebrate World Wetlands Day at the Arcata Marsh and Wildlife Sanctuary on Saturday, Feb. 2. Wetlands are among the most productive ecosystems in the world, and World Wetlands Day is an annual event that helps raise global awareness about

Quezada’s nature photos at Arcata Marsh Interpretative Center

Jose Quezada, pictured above with his mother,  will host a free public reception to showcase his nature photographs from 12:30 to 3 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 3 at the Arcata Marsh Interpretive Center, 569 South G St. in Arcata,. Quezada’s art is on display through February in a show sponsored by Friends of the Arcata

Arcata’s Special Forces: two new task forces tackle Plaza, waste reduction challenges

Kevin L. Hoover Mad River Union ARCATA – We may be about to find out whether the oft-mentioned “creative solutions” required to ameliorate the Plaza’s many problems and to really cut down on Arcata’s waste products are a real thing.  It could be less of a creative matter as much as one of people with

Keep the Arcata Marsh Interpretive Center open on weekends

Sue Leskiw Special to the Union ARCATA MARSH – This is an urgent call for volunteers to keep the Arcata Marsh Interpretive Center open, in order to greet people that come from down the street to around the globe. While summer is the busiest time for visitors, it is also the hardest season to line

Eco-briefs for Oct. 18, 2017

RAMBLE IN THE REDWOODS The North Group Sierra Club invites the public to a hike on Del Norte Redwood State Park’s Last Chance Coastal Trail Saturday, Oct. 21. Carpools meet at 9 a.m. at Ray’s Valley West Shopping Center in Arcata or at 10:30 a.m. at the Damnation Creek trailhead (3.3 miles north of Wilson

Arcata looks at bus routes, restricts hunting

Andrew George Butler Mad River Union ARCATA –  A bus route connecting Humboldt State University to the Arcata Marsh Interpretive Center, a single route midnight line, and less service to the Arcata Community Center were among the suggestions given to the Arcata City Council regarding the area’s transit system. The council addressed the topic of

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