Field Site Profiles

Established in 1994 to protect and enhance Central Valley habitat and wildlife, the diverse habitats of Stone Lakes National Wildlife Refuge are home to over 200 species of birds and numerous other fish and wildlife species. The refuge is located in the heart of California’s Central Valley along the Pacific Flyway. When combined with neighboring natural areas, it is part of a vast landscape corridor that serves as a sanctuary ...
In alignment with the National Landscape Strategy for this National Conservation Area (NCA), Friends of Black Rock - High Rock has four responsibilities as part of a Cooperative Agreement with the Winnemucca District Office of BLM: Conservation, Education, Events, and Volunteer Outreach. Woven within these four areas are citizen science, stewardship, and youth engagement. The Friends organization partners with local schools and education programs to provide direct service youth projects. Youth ...
The Collaborative provides individual school classes and youth with opportunities that expand their outdoor experience on public lands in Northeast California. On-the-ground and hands-on programs are designed to engage youth with projects that support the stewardship of local natural and recreational resources including wildlife and fish habitat, native plants, soil productivity, general ecosystem and watershed services, as well as other recreational resources such as trails. Programs provide both in-school and field-based ...
The Upper Colorado River Special Recreaton Management Area supports the environmental stewardship and conservation goals of multiple local area and state educational partners through opportunities to explore public lands in their back yards, to get youth outside and recreate, and to educate the public about natural resource management. The Upper Colorado River Hands on the Land site tailors classes and field trips for teachers and their students. Examples of offered programs include: "Leave ...
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