community watershed restoration since 1983

Education and Outreach

The goal of the Education and Outreach Program is to improve understanding of ecology, restoration, and stewardship among youth, community members, and the wider public. This program includes three on-going projects: Community Resource Center, Youth Education, and the Mattole Field Institute.

Please consider making a tax-deductible donation directly to our Education and Outreach program.


Field courses help young people see the real world
by Andrew L. Rypel It was perhaps unsurprising I wound up a field ecologist. Raised in Wisconsin, I spent almost all my childhood free time roaming largely unchaperoned in nature, pre-internet. It …