Rotary Nature Center closed until further notice
Update on RNC plans, contact Community For Lake Merritt Steering Committee
Juneteenth Adopt-a-Spot Cleanup at the Rotary Nature Center Grounds and the Sailboat House Marsh .
June 19th 9-11:30 a.m. Waivers will be supplied but kids <18 must have parent signature.
Wear a mask and clothes that can get dirty. City Covid rules apply.
Lakeside Chat #8 - July 9th, online 7-8 p.m.
The Mushrooms of Lake Merritt with Damon Tighe, California Center for Natural History
Register for Chat #8 at: https://lakesidechat7-mushrooms-of-lakemerritt.eventbrite.com
Rotary Nature Center Friends will hold Monthly Adopt-a-Spot workdays on the 3rd Saturday of the month (exception being July when it will be on the 4th Saturday). We have been cleaning up and doing landscape tasks and planting informally during the Covid closure. We're partnering with MudLab on 6/19
Try something new:
Download iNaturalist app and start capturing and cataloguing nature at Lake Merritt
Listings for Lake Merritt:
Lake Merritt Observations
nature captured by local iNaturalists
iNaturalist catalogue of LM
Also visit: Lake Merritt Observatory on-going STEM studies at LM
Pop-Up Nature Exhibit Saturday,
September 14, 2019
NEW: Golden Gate Audubon offers programs at the renovated Rotary Nature Center at Lake Merritt. Please register for classes online. If you don’t have access to a computer, call (510) 843-2222 and your call will be returned as soon as possible.
Earth Day 2018 Landscaping at Rotary Nature Center