Exploring the San Lorenzo River Series

 This Spring, get out and Explore the San Lorenzo River!

The Coastal Watershed Council and Santa Cruz Museum of Natural History team up to bring you a nature series unlike any other. With local naturalists, leading experts, scientists, artists and more, we bring you to explore the San Lorenzo River.

Learn about the birds, bugs, fish, flora and fauna of the San Lorenzo River with the whole family.

Tours are open to all ages and will be hosted every starting Saturday, February 18th through Earth Day on April 22nd. Save the date for a special tour in conjunction with the 3rd Annual State of the San Lorenzo River Symposium on Saturday, March 4th and a culminating event on Earth Day on April 22nd. Learn more about each tour offered by clicking the images below.

RSVP for each tour you’d like to attend today!


Upcoming Tours in the Exploring the San Lorenzo Series

Kickoff: Fish Families

February 18th, 8:30 a.m.

Bird Walk

February 25th, 8:30 a.m.

Fish & Flow

March 4th, 1:15 p.m.

Bird Walk

March 11, 8:30 a.m.

Fish Food

March 18, 8:30 a.m.

Bird Walk

March 25, 8:30 a.m.

San Lorenzo Spiders

April 1, 8:30 a.m.

Bird Walk

April 15, 8:30 a.m.


April 22, 8:30 a.m.

Exploring the San Lorenzo River Series Tour Sign Up

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