community watershed restoration since 1983

BLM Fire Prevention Order


As of August 11th, due to dry conditions, no campstoves or fires of any kind are permitted anywhere in the King Range National Conservation Area, Lost Coast Trail, or developed campgrounds. See the attached photos below for details!

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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. Volunteers should bring sturdy closed-toe shoes, a hat, gloves, and water. To be added to our nursery volunteer email list, or for more information, please email veronica@mattole.org.

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Summer BBQ and Trivia Night at the Nursery!

We’re thrilled to announce our first in person event in over a year. We’re hosting a gourmet burger BBQ bar and trivia night at the MRC Nursery on Chambers Rd., next to the Petrolia School, July 23 starting around 5pm. There will be beer, wine and deluxe mocktails for all as well as live music, trivia, and s’mores!

One meal ticket costs $20 and comes with a beer, wine, or mocktail, a burger, and dessert. Participation in the trivia contest is free and comes with prizes for winning teams! Tickets are available at the door, the Petrolia store, or you can also purchase your ticket in online here! Online ticket sales will end at 12:00 AM on the 23rd.

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Trivia BBQ Night at the Nursery!

We are thrilled to announce our first in person event since COVID began, our Trivia BBQ fundraiser at the nursery, July 23rd! Show up and take part in a team trivia contest while listening to some music from some great Humboldt bands. There will be prizes for winning teams! For food or drink, you can purchase a ticket for $20 that comes with a gourmet burger, dessert, and a drink (local wine, beer, or mocktail). Tickets are available online here, the Petrolia General Store, or at the door.

Online ticket sales will end at 12:00 AM on the 23rd.

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