Author: Katie Hietala-Henschell

Last Monarch Tour of the Season

Monarch Bay Golf Course, 13800 Monarch Bay Drive, San Leandro, CA 94577 Saturday, January 6th, 2018 Led by: Adrienne DuPonte Join Adrienne for a family friendly program to learn about monarchs. Over 8,000 monarchs were seen in late November this

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Monarch Count Training

Monarch Grove Sanctuary, Pacific Grove, CA 93950 Saturday, November 4th, 2017 8:00 am – 10:00 am Led by: Jessica Griffiths, local biologist who works closely with the Museum, Xerces, and the Ventana Wildlife Society. Join Jessica for a monarch count

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Two-day Monarch Butterfly Monitoring Workshop

San Diego, California Saturday, November 4th, 2017 from 10:00 am – 4:00 pm Sunday, November 5th, 2017 from 9:00 am – Noon Led by: Sarina Jepsen, Paige Howorth, Charis van der Heide, and Joanna Gilkeson This is a two-day training

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Monarch Butterfly Thanksgiving Count Volunteer Training

Sperling Parking lot, Goleta, CA 93117*  Saturday, November 11th from 8:00 am Р12:00 pm Led by: Charis van der Heide Join Charis for an introduction and training for the 2017 Thanksgiving Count. Sign up to count monarchs at a

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Monarchs Matter

Santa Barbara Land Trust, 1528 Chapala, SB 93101 Room 301 Wednesday, November 8th, 2017 from 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm Led by: Charis van der Heide Discover the monarchs long journey spanning multiple generations and the habitat they are looking

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Monarch Site Observer Training

Ardenwood, East Bay Regional Park District  Saturday, November 11th, 2017 Led by: Chris Garcia Become a Community Scientist and receive training from monarch experts to count and records observations at one or more overwintering sites throughout the East Bay. This

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Western Monarch New Year’s Count

December 30th, 2017 – January 14th, 2018 We are excited to expand monitoring efforts to include a second monarch overwintering count. This will be the first year of the Western Monarch New Year’s Count (WMNYC). To learn more and to

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Western Monarch Thanksgiving Count

November 11th – December 3, 2017 The Western Monarch Thanksgiving Count (WMTC) is an annual volunteer effort to collect data on monarch populations that overwinter along the California coast. To learn more and to become a volunteer see our Step-by-Step

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Welcome Back Monarchs Day

Natural Bridges State Park, 2531 W. Cliff Drive, Santa Cruz, CA 95060 Sunday, October 8th, 2017 11:00 am – 4:00 pm Led by: California Department of Parks and Recreation For more information, click here.

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Monarch Butterfly Training

Alameda Main Library, 1550 Oak St., Alameda, CA 94501 Sunday, October 22nd, 2017 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm Led by: Susan Ramos, the National Park Service, and the Xerces Society Discover the fascinating lives of monarch butterflies! Learn the latest

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