CDFW Grants: Cutting the Green Tape Workshop 1
Feb 26, 2021 (9:00am - 12:00pm)
This meeting provides an overview of CDFW’s planned Summer 2021 Grant Solicitation focusing on 4 watersheds within CDFW’s North Coast Salmon Project and will pilot efficiencies developed under Cutting the Green Tape.
Local Nature: The Rock Beneath Your Feet
Feb 26, 2021 (1:00pm - 2:00pm)
Earth’s rock formations provide the very foundation of our existence contain a record of how our planet has changed over time. We will explore the rock cycle and focus on the rocks that comprise western California.
Deep Dive: Shifts in Land Management Part 2
Mar 2, 2021 (10:00am - 11:00am)
How should we manage public land in California? Join us for the second part of this two-semester event series that seeks to explore the many facets of this question.
CDFW Grants: Cutting the Green Tape Workshop 2
Mar 2, 2021 (1:00pm - 5:00pm)
This workshop will focus on restoration permitting, including an overview of existing and new project-specific permitting options and case studies, led by CDFW permitting specialists.
Ecological Drought: Drought, Wildfire, and Recovery
Mar 3, 2021 (1:00pm - 2:00pm)
Drought can exacerbate wildfire frequency, intensity, and severity. This webinar will explore wildfire management approaches based on ecological principles, including those that embed traditional ecological knowledge.
How to Identify and Account for the Benefits of Nature-Based Solutions for Watersheds
Mar 4, 2021 (8:00am)
A 3-part webinar series on the benefits of nature-based solutions for watersheds covering identifying & accounting for the benefits an effort being undertaken by the United Nations Global Compact CEO Water Mandate.
Deep Dive: Biomass to Biochar
Mar 10, 2021 (2:00pm - 3:00pm)
California is waging war against the 3 largest environmental issues of our time: forest fire, drought & climate change. With climate change comes drought, & with extremely dry conditions come massive, hot fires.
Wild Napa: Upper York Creek Dam Removal Project
Mar 10, 2021 (7:00pm)
Get to know Napa County’s WILD side with our monthly lecture series with Jenn Hyman, Director of Engineering for EKI and Project Manager of the City of St. Helena’s Upper York Creek Dam Removal Project.
Live from the Field: Effects of Herbivores on Ecosystems
Mar 12, 2021 (8:00am)
Join us for an informal chat with researchers studying the various ways herbivores like deer, elephants, and bison are impacting their ecosystems in Kansas, New York, and South Africa.
Aprende con un Naturalista: Caminos Hacia la Ciencia
Mar 13, 2021 (11:00am - 12:00pm)
Acompáñanos a escuchar las aventuras de tres científicos Latinx asombrosos que trabajan en la investigación, educación y conservación.
Local Nature: Neighborhood Spiders
Mar 13, 2021 (2:00pm - 3:00pm)
Spiders! Are they scary? Cool? Depends upon how well you know them. Learn about their silky skills, hunting habits, and generally shy and gentle nature.
Local Nature: AT Photography for Youth
Mar 13, 2021 (4:00pm - 5:00pm)
We will explore artistic techniques using Assistive Technology (AT) for smart phones and digital cameras in order to promote accessible photography for everyone.
Ecological Drought: Impacts on Coastal Ecosystems
Mar 17, 2021 (12:00pm - 1:00pm)
This webinar will share recent research on drought impacts to coastal ecosystems and services.
Deep Dive: Waving in the Wind
Mar 18, 2021 (2:00pm - 3:00pm)
From afar, our coastal grasslands appear as vast swaths of green or gold. You can find a wealth of diversity, grasses, gorgeous wildflowers, busy pollinators, snakes hiding in rodent burrows, & fungi recycling nutrients
Applications for Measure A Projects in the Lake Berryessa Watershed are Due April 9
Apr 9, 2021 (4:00pm)
Napa County is pleased to announce a second funding cycle for Measure A projects within the Lake Berryessa watershed area. Applications are due Friday, April 9, 2021.