The Program Stewarding in a New Class of Climate Activists

Climate anxiety is the diagnosis for a familiar concern that rises about our warming planet and the effects experienced on a local level. Whether it is a nagging worry whether we’ll see more rain this season, or how hard we’ll be hit by wildfires this summer, climate...

Opening a Can of Worms on Compost at Sonoma Garden Park

Jonny Ehlers knows when you talk about composting you’re opening a whole can of worms – both figuratively and literally. “Once we start unraveling the benefits of creating our own soil, it connects to everything, truly everything,” says Ehlers, laughing,...

Sonoma Ecology Center Earthlings Call for New Members!

The Sonoma Ecology Center Earthlings Club is open for new members for Spring! The SEC Earthlings club was begun by a group of teens with a goal to fuel positive climate action from the youth of Sonoma Valley. The club has since evolved to welcome members of all ages...

Staff Highlight: Ross Adams, Restoration Project Manager

Meet Ross Adams: Restoration Project Manager Ross Adams has helped support and lead our restoration crew through a wide variety of projects over the past year with Sonoma Ecology Center. Whether it’s pulling broom or wielding a chain saw we’re grateful to...

Sonoma’s Drought Questions Answered

We’ve heard from many community members wanting to know about current water supply levels, what to expect in the months to come, and what implications drought years might have on the environment and our daily lives. With all this in mind, we turned to our Senior...