community watershed restoration since 1983

Nursery Volunteer Day

Join us for another fantastic volunteer day at the MRC Native Plant Nursery, next to the Petrolia School. Volunteer days are open to people of all ages. Tasks take place in the abundantly ventilated outdoors and are numerous and variable. Participants should bring sturdy shoes, a hat, gloves, and water. Masks are also highly recommended. Email veronica@mattole.org for more information. Well disciplined dogs are welcome as well.

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Elephant Seal Ecology Hike!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Mattole Field Institute and HSU Biology are co-hosting a family-friendly excursion to see and learn about our local elephant seal colony!Tentatively scheduled for January 8th; creek level depending. Please contact flora@mattole.org if you’re interested or have questions.

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BLM Job Opening in Whitethorn!

There is a GS 5-7 BLM Ranger position (non-law enforcement) opening up in Whitethorn!

Duties include:

  • Greets visitors and provides information and education concerning use of public lands.
  • Investigates and reports all trespasses or damage to Government property
  • Responds to emergency situations.
  • Conducts safety inspections and records visitor-related incidents.
  • Monitor road/trail conditions perform trail maintenance.
  • Patrols and inspects facilities ensuring compliance with rules and regulations pertaining to parking, campfires, noise level, sanitation, and safety; bringing problems or violations to the attention of visitors and, if appropriate.
  • Installs and maintains various types of signage on public lands, such as off-road vehicle, wilderness, portal, boundary, directional road and trail, and interpretive signing.
  • Presents a variety of formal and interpretive programs to include but not limited to, orientation talks, environmental education programs, conducted walks, demonstrations, and campfire programs.

Head on over to usajobs.gov to apply!

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Nursery Volunteer Day

Join us for another fantastic volunteer day at the MRC Native Plant Nursery, next to the Petrolia School. Volunteer days are open to people of all ages. Tasks take place in the abundantly ventilated outdoors and are numerous and variable. Participants should bring sturdy shoes, a hat, gloves, and water. Masks are also highly recommended. Email veronica@mattole.org for more information. Well disciplined dogs are welcome as well.

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MVCC Fall Auction

We all know and love the Mattole Valley Community Center’s annual cabaret, their biggest annual fundraising event. However, this year they will be hosting an online auction in lieu of the cabaret. Bidding opens up December 6th and closes December 12th. A link to the auction site will be posted soon so everyone can have a chance to view some of the items before the bidding starts. Stay tuned for more information!

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International Farming Convergence

Reviving the Radical Spirit of Organic Farming, A Gathering of Great Minds, Connecting Across Continents, Creating Space For Balance. Join Cascadian Natural Farming for their 2021 online international farming convergence. Learn about and discuss different natural farming techniques with experienced farmers from all over the world.

Click on the following link to register for the event: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/online-international-nature-farming-convergence-tickets-164987697645

You can learn more about Cascadian Natural Farming or the event by visiting their website: https://cascadiannaturalfarming.org/

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International Farming Convergence

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Reviving the Radical Spirit of Organic Farming, A Gathering of Great Minds, Connecting Across Continents, Creating Space For Balance. Join Cascadian Natural Farming for their 2021 online international farming convergence. Learn about and discuss different natural farming techniques with experienced farmers from all over the world.

Click on the following link to register for the event: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/online-international-nature-farming-convergence-tickets-164987697645

You can learn more about Cascadian Natural Farming or the event by visiting their website: https://cascadiannaturalfarming.org/

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Nursery Volunteer Day

Join us for another fantastic volunteer day at the MRC Native Plant Nursery, next to the Petrolia School. Volunteer days are open to people of all ages. Tasks take place in the abundantly ventilated outdoors and are numerous and variable. Participants should bring sturdy shoes, a hat, gloves, and water. Masks are also highly recommended. Email veronica@mattole.org for more information. Well disciplined dogs are welcome as well.

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MVCC Fall Auction

We all know and love the Mattole Valley Community Center’s annual cabaret, their biggest annual fundraising event. However, this year they will be hosting an online auction in lieu of the cabaret. Bidding opens up December 6th and closes December 12th. A link to the auction site will be posted soon so everyone can have a chance to view some of the items before the bidding starts. Stay tuned!

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