Environment Classes

Find classes and workshops about nature and the environment in Santa Rosa, Sebastopol, Petaluma, and other locations in Sonoma County. Sign up for nature hikes, learn about ecology and environmental issues, wilderness skills and more! And connect with others who share your interests!

  • Edible plant walk Sat, February 23, 2019, 9:30 am
    Edible Plant Walk
    Category: Environment
    Weaving in natural history, ethnobotany, herbalism and folktales, this walk will open your senses, as well as your curiosity to the abundance of plantlore in Sonoma County.

  • Hood Mountain Sat, February 23, 2019, 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
    Wildfire Recovery & Rebirth Hike at Hood Mountain Regional Park
    Category: Environment
    Discover how nature has responded and rebounded from wildfire. We will focus on how fire benefits the oak woodland ecosystem, and why we actually need fire in our forests.
    Glen Ellen

  • Sea bird monitoring training Mon, February 25, 2019, 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
    Seabird Monitoring Volunteer Training – FREE Training
    Category: Environment
    Stewards and State Parks community science volunteers monitor nesting seabirds along the Sonoma Coast, April through August, and document disturbances that compromise successful breeding.

  • bird Fri, March 1, 2019, 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    Birding for Beginners
    Category: Environment
    Learn birding basics: how to spot birds, places to go, finding the best field guides and optics for taking up a new hobby.

  • Pinniped Monitor Volunteer Training Tue, March 12, 2019, 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
    Pinniped Monitor Volunteer Training – FREE Training
    Category: Environment
    Pinniped Monitoring Program volunteers collect data to ensure the protection of harbor seals.

  • Cougar track tracking class Sat, March 16, 2019, 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
    Tracking: Seeing Patterns on a Landscape
    Category: Environment,Skills, DIY
    Observe animal behavior by tracking in a non-invasive way to research and conserve wildlife
    Bodega Bay    $20.00

  • Fri, March 29, 2019, 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
    Plants of the Redwood Forest
    Category: Environment
    Come learn how to identify understory plants growing in the shadows of the world's tallest trees.
    Guerneville    $20.00