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Save Knowland Park Bioblitz  Citizen scientists do an inventory of the native flora and fauna of Knowland Park.

Field Trips   Check out the August 6 geology and native plant field trip in Sobrante Ridge Regional Preserve.

Conservation Analyst Report  The Dublin City Council adopted the “Dublin Open Space Initiative”, creating an urban limit line. The East Bay Chapter of CNPS and other conservation organizations, along with many citizens of Dublin worked hard to win this major victory.

Restoration Projects   Dedicated volunteers keep up the battle against the invasive species threatening our native flora.

Point Isabel Restoration Team  The Point Isabel team works with the Mendocino Land Trust and is rewarded with terrific educational and recreational experiences.

Fall Membership Meeting  Membership meetings resume on September 24.

Potluck Picnic   The East Bay Chapter and the Wildlife Society will sponsor a picnic in Tilden Park. Mark October 12 on your calendar.

Native Here Nursery   Schedule of talks at the Nursery given by leading experts on native plants.

Native Here volunteer story   An interview with with a dedicated volunteer at the Nursery.

Plant, Pollinators, Predators   Beautiful photos of insects feeding on native flowers taken by East Bay Chapter  VP Bill Hunt

Directory   Contact information for East Bay Chapter leaders.

East Bay Chapter main web site