CNPS Quarterly Gathering - March 10-12, 2017
Carpinteria Veterans Memorial Building, 941 Walnut Ave, Carpinteria, CA 93013
hosted by Channel Islands Chapter, with assistance from LA Santa Monica Mountains
Use this website to plan your attendance.  Updated as information becomes available.
[revised 3/8 9:41p
Matt Roberts & City of Carpinteria
tar plant next to tar seep, Andrea Adams-Morden
Registration is open.  Meals deadline March 9.  Unregistered delegates, members, and guests are welcome to attend, but may have to provide for their own meals.

schedule summary:
Friday, Mar. 10
 Saturday, Mar. 11
Sunday, Mar. 12
a) 10 am - Santa Barbara Botanic Garden tour:
1212 Mission Canyon Road, Cathy Rose.

b) 1 pm - SBBG - tour of Conservation Building (1 hour)

c1) 2-6 pm - Board Meeting:
Santa Barbara Botanic Garden
. Contact Steve Hartman if you wish to attend.

c2) 1 pm - Carpinteria Salt Marsh and Bluffs:
Meet at  entrance of the Nature Park,
across from the corner of Sandyland and Ash Avenues, Andrea Adams-Morden

d) 6-8 pm: Meet-and-Eat:
Island Brewing Company,
5049 6th St, Carpinteria

d) 8pm public program: Vets Hall,
Native Hedgerows and Agriculture, Denise Knapp.

a) Council Session:
8:00 am, all day, Veterans Hall

b) After-meeting social: 5:15 pm

c) Dinner
: 6:15 pm, talk 7:30,
"Plants of Santa Cruz Island" - Kathryn McEachern

Field Trips

a1) Santa Cruz Island (all-day): Prisoners Cove to Pelican Harbor.  Departs from Ventura Harbor, check-in 8:15 am.
a2) Mainland botany hikes: start times tba.

A. 9:00 am-2:00  pm: Chumash Trail - Point Magu State Park - Tarja Sagar

B. time tba: Burton Mesa Chaparral (changed destination - Charlie Blair
For assistance with this website, contact Larry Levine

The California Native Plant Society (CNPS) is a non-profit organization dedicated to the understanding and appreciation of California's native plants and how to conserve them and their natural habitats through education, science, advocacy, horticulture and land stewardship.