Event Series Tour of Carmel River FREE Project Site

Carmel River FREE Tour | September 22

Big Sur Land Trust's Carmel River Floodplain Restoration and Environmental Enhancement (CR FREE) project is one of the most extensive and important multi-benefit flood protection and riparian habitat restoration efforts on the Central Coast. Using a nature-based green infrastructure approach, it will reclaim the southern floodplain to direct water away from developed areas north of the river. Our hike will be a ... Read More

Birding at Mitteldorf Preserve (Nature Loop) | October 6

Mitteldorf Preserve

Join expert leaders from Monterey Audubon Society to explore the preserve and enjoy the birds that live there on this beginner-level outing. Big Sur Land Trust is thrilled to host Monterey Audubon Society field trips at Big Sur Land Trust Preserves. On these outings to Mitteldorf Preserve, Monterey Audubon Society members and Big Sur Land Trust supporters are invited to ... Read More

Birding at Mitteldorf Preserve (Red-Tailed Overlook) | October 7

Mitteldorf Preserve

Join expert leaders from Monterey Audubon Society to explore the preserve and enjoy the birds that live there on this beginner-level outing. Big Sur Land Trust is thrilled to host Monterey Audubon Society field trips at Big Sur Land Trust Preserves. On these outings to Mitteldorf Preserve, Monterey Audubon Society members and Big Sur Land Trust supporters are invited to ... Read More

Let’s Go Outdoors! San Jose Creek 2-mile hike with Big Sur Land Trust | October 19

Palo Corona Regional Park 4860 Carmel Valley Rd, Carmel, CA, United States

Join Big Sur Land Trust for a gentle 2-mile guided hike along the San Jose Creek Trail. Distance: 2 miles Elevation: 150' total ascent Difficulty: Easy Pace: 2+ mph Every step of this hike was made possible through our partnership with the Monterey Peninsula Regional Park District, California State Parks, and Point Lobos Foundation as collaborative members of the Lobos ... Read More

Walk-and-talk with Nikki Nedeff at Martin Dunes | October 29

Martin Dunes Marina, CA, United States

Join us for a 4-5 hour walk focused on the natural history and ecology of Martin Dunes. Since 2000, BSLT has protected 125 acres at Martin Dunes adjacent to the USFWS Salinas River National Wildlife Refuge on the Monterey Bay coastline. The sandy dunes closest to the beach serve as ideal habitats for snowy plovers and are protected from human ... Read More

Healthy Soils at Marks Ranch Walk-and-Talk with Patrick Riparetti | November 4

Marks Ranch 117th Drive, Salinas, CA, United States

Come to Marks Ranch to learn about our Healthy Soils Program from BSLT's Director of Stewardship, Patrick Riparetti, and project partners. During the Soberanes Fire in 2016 and most recently with the River Fire, Marks Ranch served as part of the incident command center. The land was impacted significantly by equipment and personnel. In our recovery efforts, Big Sur Land ... Read More

Martin Dunes Invasive Species Removal | December 2

Martin Dunes Marina, CA, United States

Removing ice plant and annual grasses is hard work but necessary to protect the biodiversity of Martin Dunes, which protects critical habitat for several special status species, including the Monterey spineflower, Smith's blue butterfly, and Western snowy plover. Please join BSLT staff and volunteers in removing these invasive species in an effort to restore and care for the lands we ... Read More

You Make it Possible 2024! | January 24

With gratitude for all your support, we invite you to join our celebration of all you’ve made possible! Bring your cup of coffee for a virtual chat with our President and CEO, Jeannette Tuitele-Lewis, and Big Sur Land Trust staff. We’ll share inspirational stories of your generosity in action, as well as what we’re looking forward to accomplishing in 2024. ... Read More

Cancelled | Martin Dunes Invasive Species Removal | January 27

Martin Dunes Marina, CA, United States

Cancelled! After checking the conditions of the road leading to the entrance of Martin Dunes, we determined that most vehicles will likely get stuck in the mud and have decided to cancel Saturday's invasive species removal volunteer event. We appreciate your understanding and ask you to sing up for our February 10th volunteer event at Martin Dunes. We are looking ... Read More

Cancelled: Martin Dunes Invasive Species Removal | February 10

Martin Dunes Marina, CA, United States

Removing ice plant and annual grasses is hard work but necessary to protect the biodiversity of Martin Dunes, which protects critical habitat for several special status species, including the Monterey spineflower, Smith's blue butterfly, and Western snowy plover. Please join BSLT staff and volunteers in removing these invasive species in an effort to restore and care for the lands we ... Read More

Join Our Email List

Big Sur Land Trust’s mission is to inspire love of land across generations, conservation of our unique Monterey County landscapes, and access to outdoor experiences for all.

Big Sur Land Trust
509 Hartnell Street, Monterey, CA 93940
(831) 625-5523 | info@bigsurlandtrust.org
Tax ID# 94-2473415

© 2018-2024 Big Sur Land Trust.
Skip to content