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Life's a Beach: Searching for Snowy Plovers at Ocean Beach
Date Saturday February 25
Time 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location Details
Meet at the San Francisco Zoo Parking Lot Entrance on Sloat Blvd., near the Great Highway, San Francisco, CA 94132
Event Type Other
Organizer/AuthorWild Equity Institute
Emailinfo [at] wildequity.org
Phone415-349-5787
Saturday, February 25, 2012, 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm: Join Brent Plater of the Wild Equity Institute as we take a leisurely walk from the San Francisco Zoo to Ocean Beach searching for the threatened snowy plovers. Once we reach Ocean Beach we’ll head north observing wildlife and searching for these cryptic birds. RSVP required: within the trip info – see link below. Meet at the San Francisco Zoo Parking Lot Entrance on Sloat Blvd., near the Great Highway, San Francisco, CA 94132. Bring a lunch. Free. Rain Cancels. Part of the Golden Gate National Parks Endangered Species Big Year, a competitive event to help endangered species recover. For more info: http://wildequity.org/events/3349

The Golden Gate National Parks contains more endangered species than any other National Park in continental North America. This is certainly cause for celebration, but also for concern. Take part in the 2012 GGNP Endangered Species Big Year and get to know these species while helping them recover. It is free. For more information go to http://wildequity.org and see the calendar for upcoming Big Year trips and activities.
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Added to the calendar on Thursday Feb 2nd, 2012 8:12 PM