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Apr 17, 2024

Earth Month Activities

Earth Day in Presidio: habitat restoration, nursery support, Bioblitz.

Celebrate Mother Earth all month long. For Earth Day, Saturday, April 20, engage in habitat restoration in the Presidio and nurture plants at the Presidio Nursery. For National Park Week, April 20 to April 28, enjoy free entry to over 400 national parks nation-wide (entrance to the Presidio is always free). And become a citizen scientist – participate in a “Bioblitz” as part of the annual City Nature Challenge. Rally your friends and family to join in to care for and learn more about the park!

Earth Day with the Habitat Stewards

Help restore and preserve the natural areas of the Presidio of San Francisco with hands-on habitat restoration. No experience necessary, just come dressed to work rain or shine!

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Earth Day with the Presidio Nursery

Volunteer activities range from seed collection to greenhouse maintenance, offering something for everyone regardless of skill level. Join us in nurturing the environment and cultivating a greener future.

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Crissy Field Bioblitz

Become a field biologist for the day, helping Presidio ecologists observe and identify organisms at Crissy Field. All you need is a phone and the iNaturalist app.

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Learn about events happening throughout the entire Golden Gate National Recreation Area. See the Golden Gate National Parks Conservancy’s webpage for all the details.