Members Meetings Resume in September

Our monthly members’ meetings will resume on September 25, with Michael Uhler speaking on Phytophthora-caused Diseases and California’s Native Flora.

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Unusual Plants Summer Survey Challenge

The Unusual Plants Committee has compiled a list consisting mostly of populations that have recently become historical (not reported in 25 years or more). We would like to challenge CNPS members (and anyone else who’s interested) to survey for and monitor these populations this summer and help the Chapter update its population records.

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Moth Night at Skyline Gardens

Tiger Moth

In May, we did an early season Moth Night to wrap up our UC Berkeley DeCal class. We set up our sheets and UV lights in three places along the Skyline Trail between Steam Trains and the old bench at Siesta Nose, and we were visited by over fifteen moth species.

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Point Isabel Restoration Update

Sticky sand-spurreyThe events at Point Isabel in June demonstrated once again how fortunate we are to live among such a caring and knowledgeable environmental community.
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Download the September issue of the Bay Leaf newsletter

Upcoming Events:

September 25, 7:30 pm
Phytophthora-caused Diseases and California’s Native Flora

September 28, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Manzanita Day at Native Here

October 20, 9:45 am
Mount Diablo, Back Canyon