Be a part of this community-wide program that protects, restores, and fosters appreciation of the Watsonville wetlands by attending the Watsonville Wetlands Watch Docent Training Program.
Docent trainees are treated to an inside look at the Pajaro Valley and its wide network of wetlands. Local experts share the ecology, history, and restoration of the wetlands during the 7-week program, which includes Wednesday evening presentations and Saturday morning field trips.
The next Docent Training Program will start in January, 2017. The 2017 agenda will be posted soon, and it will be very similar to the 2016 agenda. View the 2016 training agenda.
New docents are prepared to lead walks and assist with field trips. Docents also have the opportunity to help with community events, participate in wetlands restoration, work in the library or greenhouse at the Fitz Wetlands Education Resource Center, and work on special projects. To learn more about docent training, see this article about a past training session.
After training, docents give four hours a month with some combination of
For more information, contact Volunteer and Outreach Coordinator Kathy Fieberling at email@example.com or 831-345-1226.