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Join the Sonoma Black Bear Collaborative

The mighty grizzly bear that adorns our state flag has been missing from California for nearly a century. But lately there is good news from bear country: in some places, including Sugarloaf Ridge State Park and other Sonoma Valley open spaces, black bears are slowly...

Restoration Technician

Sonoma Ecology Center is a 29-year-old nonprofit with a mission to work with our community to identify and lead actions that achieve and sustain ecological health in Sonoma Valley.  We are respected throughout the North Bay and beyond for our contributions to...

Russ Feingold Is Preparing for Earth Day (and So Are We)

Sonoma received some distinguished guests from Wisconsin late last month, including Russ Feingold, a three-term U.S. senator from that state and key champion of an event that is near and dear to our hearts: Earth Day’s 50th Anniversary next April. Begun in 1970 by...

Send the Kids to Our Pop-Up Day Camp!

With the power out, and school out, how about some outdoor fun and adventure at Sonoma Garden Park? We’ve got you covered! Sonoma Ecology Center presents this pop-up day camp for all kids ages 7 to 12. “Power Plants” is Thursday, Oct. 10, 9 a.m. to...

Tips on Dealing with the Public Safety Power Shutoff

“It is important for people to be ready and for neighbors to help each other.” —Sonoma City Manager Cathy Capriola Just as we begin thinking about the fires of two years ago, a red flag warning – and impending power shutoff – snaps us back to the present. The strong...