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Eco-briefs and bonehead maneuvers

Eco-briefs and bonehead maneuvers

Kayakers row about on Klopp Lake at the Arcata Marsh and Wildlife Sanctuary, above, enjoying a dystopian idyll in a protected wildlife sanctuary which is off limits to recreational boating. States the Arcata Municipal Code, Sec. 10645, Boats: No boats will be allowed in any water body of the Sanctuary except for Humboldt Bay and Butcher’s

Eco Briefs: Explore the dunes, go birding at the marsh, restore Patrick’s Point

LANPHERE DUNES Join a Friends of the Dunes Naturalist for a free guided tour of the Lanphere Dunes Unit of the Humboldt Bay National Wildlife Refuge on Saturday, Nov. 3 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. The Lanphere Dunes Unit is home to diverse coastal ecosystems including coastal dune forest, seasonal wetlands, and large moving

Eco-Briefs Aug. 15, 2018

BIOBLITZ Join the Northcoast Regional Land Trust and Friends of the Dunes to restore biodiversity at Freshwater Farms Reserve, followed by a smartphone-powered BioBlitz on Saturday, Aug. 25 from 9:30 a.m. to noon. A BioBlitz is an intensive one-day study of biodiversity in a specific location; in this case, participants will collect citizen science data

Eco-Briefs from Nov. 8, 2017 onward – learn, hike, sweat and more

SALMON MONITORING LECTURE The Sequoia Park Zoo Conservation Lecture Series continues with a lecture Wednesday, Nov. 8 with “Monitoring Salmon Movements Through Freshwater Creek” by Colin Anderson of California Department of Fish and Wildlife. The free lecture will include a brief overview of freshwater fish habitat in Humboldt Bay and Freshwater Creek. Anderson will discuss

Eco-Briefs for Oct. 5, 2017 onward

Breathing Life Back into the Klamath River As part of the Sustainable Futures Speaker Series, Amy and Daniel Cordalis present “Breathing Life Back into the Klamath River” Thursday, Oct. 5 at 5:30 p.m. in HSU’s Founders Hall 118. Amy Cordalis is General Counsel for the Yurok Tribe and has worked for the Native American Rights