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!

The Awesomeness of Biodiversity

Over the last several years, the Environmental Volunteers Education Committee has taken on the somewhat daunting task of updating all of our curriculum to better support the new “Next Generation... Read More

King Tides in the Baylands

Extra High Tides Winter 2019-2020 All tides over 9.0’ Can you imagine being warned that if you need to get out of the building, you need to go soon,... Read More

Interactive Signage project at the Palo Alto Baylands:

Enhancing visitors’ experience and bringing local communities together through new interactive, multi-sensorial, and bilingual educational signs. Palo Alto, CA:  Environmental Volunteers, the City of Palo Alto, and the Friends of the... Read More

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