Nature Notes

Welcome to Nature Notes. Here you will find stories and updates from Environmental Volunteers programs and see natural science education in action. Stay tuned as we add more content!

Human Resources for our Nature Resource

Several months ago Molly Landrith and Hazel Watson joined forces to put together the first-ever Silicon Valley Volunteer Fair. The idea was to bring together several environmental organizations that use... Read More

June News

The school year has wrapped up and it has been another great year. Here at the EcoCenter, we get excited as our last school program volunteer spots fill up and... Read More

Environmental Volunteers Impact Map

Check out our the interactive maps for a glimpse of schools we serve in San Mateo and Santa Clara Counties, as well as Field Trip Fund recipient schools, and Field... Read More

Barnacles barnacles BaRnAcLeS

Like its crustacean relatives, crabs and lobsters, barnacles have a hard exoskeleton and multiple segmented legs. These legs, however, no longer function as legs but have become specialized feeding and... Read More