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Protecting California’s Coast from Sea Level Rise

California’s iconic coastline is world-renowned for its rich tapestry of dunes, sandy beaches, coastal bluff, and tidepools – a wonderfully diverse …

Surf Ambassador to California’s Youth

Masterson is an intern and instructor for the City Surf Project from San Francisco. She is proud to be a first-generation Irish American born …

Family-Friendly Outdoor Activities for Anywhere in California

Family-Friendly Outdoor Activities for Anywhere in California The weather is getting warmer. The days are getting longer. Summer is …

National Wildfire Awareness Month

As we enter into the summer after of the driest winters on record, we rally around the themes of National Wildfire Awareness month.   Wildfires have long been …

Honoring Women’s Contributions to Exploring, Protecting and Honoring Mother Nature

Women’s History Month invites us to honor women who have blazed new trails of exploration and conservation to protect …

Thanking the Earth Day Park Superstars

It shouldn’t come as a surprise that Earth Day is important to us at Parks California. Having a dedicated …

Celebrating Earth Day Together Everyday

At Parks California every day is Earth Day.   We all play an important role in protecting the natural and diverse …

Meet the Women Leading Natural Resource Stewardship Across State Parks

For Women’s History Month, Parks California is proud to feature California State Park’s Program Managers and the Senior Environmental Scientists across …

Top 5 Things We Learned About Protecting California State Parks from Jay Chamberlin

Everyone – from sustainability experts to casual visitors – can practice caring for our natural spaces to ensure California State Parks continue to thrive!  California Natural Resources …

Breaking Nature’s Glass Ceiling

When we think about people in nature, we often see images of rugged men in solo expeditions. Dirt on their face. …