Past programs and field trips of our chapter


Thursday, March 23, 2023::The Palos Verdes Peninsula Land Conservancy, with Cris Sarabia

Thursday, February 23, 2023, 7:30 p.m.: Los Angeles County's Natural Areas — a close-up look, with Mickey Long

Thursday, January 26, 2023, 7:30 p.m.: How the adventure of eco-gardening can lead to positive community change, with Robin Smith

Thursday, January 12, 2023, 7:30 p.m.: SPECIAL EVENT: Saging the world, the famous documentary, at Griffith Park

Thursday, October 27, 2022, 7:30 p.m.: Birds in the Garden, with Luke Tiller

Thursday, September 22, 2022: Pot Luck on the Patio at 6:30 p.m., Members' Photo and Art Show at 7:30 p.m.

Thursday, June 23, 2022, 7:30 p.m.: Homegrown National Park. with Doug Tallamy

Thursday May 26, 2022, 7:30 p.m.: Saging the World Campaign: Supporting Indigenous Advocates to protect White Sage, with David Bryant

Thursday, April 28, 2022, 7:30 p.m.: Prioritizing California native plants for butterfly and moth conservation, with Chris Cosma

Thursday, March 24, 2022, 7:30 p.m.: A 27 Year Wildflower Journey: The Making of Beauty and the Beast: California Wildflowers and Climate Change, with Nita Winter and Rob Badger

Thursday, February 24, 7:30 p.m.: Slime molds of the San Gabriel Mountains, with Stu Pickell

Thursday, January 27, 2022, 7:30 p.m.: Geology of the San Gabriel Mountains, with Bill Neill

Thursday, October 28, 2021, 7:30 p.m.: "Tending the soil to tend the plants," with Orchid Black

Thursday, September 23, 2021, 7:30 p.m.: Members' Native Plant Photo and Art Show, ZOOM meeting

Thursday, July 22, 2021, 7:30 p.m.: The nature of Los Angeles: Assessing the ecology of Los Angeles, with Ariel Levi Simons

Thursday, June 24, 2021, 7:30 p.m.: Flora of the San Gabriel Mountains, with Orlando Mistretta

Thursday, May 27, 2021, 7:30 p.m.: Planning a native garden for year-round color, with Lili Singer, followed by a native gardening Q&A

Thursday, April 22, 2021, 7:30 p.m.: Biodiversity now! Making a more wild, more healthy, and more just world, with David Newsom

Thursday, March 25, 2021, 7:30 p.m.: Learn about favorite local native plants by using Calflora, with Cynthia Powell

Thursday, February 25, 2021, 7:30 p.m.: Gardening Q & A, with Barbara Eisenstein and Orchid Black

Thursday, January 28, 2021, 7:30 p.m.: Transformation of the Sunland Garden: 8 years later, with Roger Klemm

Thursday, October 22, 2020, 7:30 p.m.: Fire recovery in the San Gabriel Mountains, with Gabi and Cliff McLean

Thutsday, September 24, 2020, 7:30 p.m.: Members' Native Plant Photo and Art Show, ZOOM meeting

Thursday, June 25, 2020, 7:30 p.m.: ZOOM meeting: California garden design: Simple steps to make your garden more than a collection of plants, with Scott Kleinrock

Thursday, May 28, 2020, 7:30 p.m.: ZOOM meeting: A tale of two floras, botanical adventures at home and abroad, with Evan Meyer

Thursday, April 23, 2020, 7:30 p.m.: A VIRTUAL MEETING ON ZOOM: Gardening Q&A with native plant experts

Thursday, March 26, 2020 , 7:30 p.m.: Fire-safe landscaping, with Orchid Black

Thursday, February 27, 2020, 7:30 p.,m.:Talks by two of our 2019 grant recipients

Floristic exploration in the land that time forgot: A vascular flora of the southern Inyo Mountains, Inyo County, CA, with Maria Jesus

Studies in Eastwood manzanita, Arctostaphylos glandulosa, with Glen Morrison

Thursday, January 23, 2020, 7:30 p.m.: A sense of space: The San Gabriel River Watershed, with Gabi McLean

Thursday, October 24, 2019, 7:30 p.m.: Seed conservation at the California Seed Bank, with Cheryl Berker

Thursday, September 26, 2019: Pot Luck Supper and Art Display 6:30 p.m., Poetry Reading 7:30 p.m., Members' Slide Show 7:45 p.m.

Thursday, August 22, 2019, 7:00 p.m.: Free Movie Night with Pasadena Audubon

Thursday, June 27, 2019, 7:30 p.m.: Rare plants of Orange County — native and otherwise, with Ron Vanderhoff

Thursday, May 23, 2019, 7:30 p.m.: La Tuna Canyon regeneration, with Kitty Connolly

Thursday, April 25, 2019, 7:30 p.m.: Rediscovering ourselves through native plants and nature, with Richard Halsey

Thursday, March 28, 2019: Sage Against the Machine - a night of California native plant songs and stories

Thursday, February 28, 2019, 7:30 p.m.: Plant Propagation 101, with Su and Hank Kraus of Moosa Creek Nursery

Thursday, January 24, 2019, 07:30 p.m.: Climate reality: regeneration of the landscape, with Shawn Maestretti

Thursday, October 25, 2018. 7:30 p.m.: Restoring the Southern California ecosystem, with Erin Questad

Thursday, September 27, 2018: Pot Luck Supper and Art Display 6:30 p.m., Members' Digital Photo Show 7:30 p.m., Poetry Reading 8:15 p.m., Activity Survey and Award of Prizes 8:30 p.m.

Thursday, June 28, 2018, 7:30 p.m.: Talks by two of our award recipients

A vascular flora of the Adobe Valley and surrounding hills, Mono County, CA, with Sophia Winitsky

Decrypting phylogenetic placement and specific level relationships from a recent radiation for the CNPS listed rare plant Mentzelia polita (Loasaceae), with Dylan Cohen

Thursday, May 24, 2018, 7:30 p.m.: Lessons learned from 12 years of local stewardship in an urban nature park in Southern California, with Barbara Eisenstein

Thursday, April 26, 2018, 7:30 p.m.: Who knew? Floristic exploration of Griffith Park, the most driven-by park in the world, with Dan Cooper

Thursday, March 22, 2018, 7:30 p.m.: Rare plants of the high San Gabriel Mountains: Oreonana vestita (woolly mountain parsley) and its associates, with Jane Tirrell

Thursday, February 22, 2018, 7:30 p.m.: Talks from two of our members

Tamarisk control in maritime succulent scrub: Method refinement for region-wide control in Baja California with Katie Gallagher

Bush Mallows — The Genus Malocothamnus with Keir Morse

Thursday, January 25, 2018, 7:30 p.m.: Pines, Pikas and Pygmy Pussypaws: Flora of Rock Creek, Eastern Sierra Nevada with Joy England

Thursday, September 28, 2017, 7:30 p.m.: Pot Luck Supper 6:30 p.m., Members' Slide Show and Art Work 7:30 p.m.

Thursday, October 26, 2017, 7:30 p.m.: Native bees - our main pollinators, with Hartmut Wisch

Thursday, June 22, 2017, 7:30 p.m.: Conservation gardening, citizen scientists, and the fight to save our flowers: It's the end of the world as we know it and I feel fine! with Dan Gluesenkamp

Thursday, May 25, 2017, 7:30 p.m.: Conserving plants on a changing planet, with Evan Meyer

Thursday, April 27, 2017, 7:30 p.m.: The saga of Nevin's barberry: SoCal native on the brink of extinction, with Loraine Washburn

Thursday, March 23, 2017, 7:30 p.m.: Mariposa Lilies of the Southern California Floristic Province, with Fred Roberts

Thursday, February 23, 2017, 7:30 p.m.: Hiding in plain sight: a new cactus species from the California desert, with Michelle Cloud-Hughes

Thursday, January 26, 2017, 7:30 p.m.: Wild Suburbia: Learning to garden with native plants, with Barbara Eisenstein

Thursday, October 27, 2016, 7:30 p.m.: The Hahamongna Native Plant Nursery, with Nick Hummingbird

Thursday, September 22, 2016: Pot Luck Supper 6:30 p.m., Members' Slide Show 7:30 p.m.

Thursday, June 23, 2016, 7:30 p.m.: Creating a habitat garden, with April Garbat Vaughan

Thursday, May 26, 2016, 7:30 p.m.: The effects of historic drought in California on chaparral with Stephen Davis

Thursday, April 28, 2016, 7:30 p.m.: Tuberous Claytonia of the Southern California Mountains: how many species are we talking about? with Tommy Stoughton

Thursday, March 24, 2016, 7:30 p.m.: From parking lot to pollinator garden — a wild garden in the heart of the city with Carol Bornstein

Thursday, February 25, 2016, 7:30 p.m.: Returning rain water to the aquifer: Simple water infiltration practices, with Orchid Black

Thursday, January 28, 2016, 7:30 p.m.: Of Moss and Men - Bryophytes for Everyone, with Kirsten Fisher

Thursday, October 22, 2015, 7:30 p.m.: Putting California on your plate: Is a low-water diet in our future, and will any of those foods be California natives? with Antonio Sanchez

Thursday, September 24, 2015: Pot Luck Supper 6:30 p.m., Members' Slide Show 7:30 p.m.

Thursday, June 25, 2015, 7:30 p.m.: What flora of Tejon Ranch tell us about flora of California, with Nick Jensen

Thursday, May 28, 2015, 7:30 p.m.: California's fading wildflowers, with Rich Minnich

Thursday, April 23, 2015, 7:30 p.m.: Experiences at the CNPS Conference, January 2015, with chapter members

Thursday, March 26, 2015, 7:30 p.m.: Vascular flora of the Verdugo Mountains and San Rafael Hills, with Naomi Fraga

Thursday, February 26, 2015, 7:30 p.m.: Threats to oak trees, with Tom Coleman

Thursday, January 22, 2015, 7:30 p.m.: New, rare and unique native plants for your garden, with Antonio Sanchez

Thursday, October 23, 2014, 7:30 p.m.: Native groundcovers, with Orchid Black

Thursday, September 25, 2014: Pot Luck Supper 6:30 p.m., Members' Slide Show 7:30 p.m.

Thursday, June 26, 2014: 7:30 p.m.: Foraging California, with Christopher Nyerges

Thursday, May 22, 2014, 7:30 p.m.: A rose is still a rose, but is a monkeyflower still a Mimulus? Where have all the monkeyflowers gone — findings from the lab and the field, with Naomi Fraga

Thursday, April 24, 2014: Propagating natives in your backyard, with Daniel Geiger

March 27, 2014: The Devils Gate Sediment Removal Project, with Mickey Long and Rebecca Shields Moose

Thursday, February 27, 2014: Site-specific maintenance manuals for native plant gardens, with Ellen Mackey

Thursday, January 23, 2014: Wildflowers of Orange County and the Santa Ana Mountains, with Bob Allen and Fred Roberts

Thursday, October 24, 2013: California Native Landscape Design, with Greg Rubin and Lucy Warren

Thursday, September 26, 2013: Pot Luck Supper 6:30 p.m., Slide Show 7:30 p.m.

Thursday, June 27, 2013: Mt. Gleason paintbrush is back — the hows and whys of plant name changes, with Gary Wallace

Thursday, May 23, 2013: Plants of the San Emigdio Mountains Region, with Pam De Vries

Thursday, April 26, 2013: Plant identification workshop, with Gabi McLean

Thursday, March 28, 2013: Rare Plant Treasure Hunts and the Red Jeepsters Team, with Kathy LaShure

Thursday, February 28, 2013: Baja California, with Jon Rebman

Thursday, January 24, 2013: The Live Forevers of Southern California and Northern Baja California, with Fred Robert

Thursday, October 25, 2012, 7:30 p.m.: Designing California Native Gardens, with Carol Bornstein

Thursday, June 28, 2012, 7:30 p.m.: The Lily Spring Area Survey, a phenology study in the high country of the San Gabriel Mountains, with Jane Tirrel

Thursday, May 24, 2012, 7:30 p.m.: Is large-scale desert solar and wind really renewable energy? with Chris Clarke

Thursday, April 26, 2012, 7:30 p.m.: The forest recovery project, with Corina Roberts

Thursday, March 22, 2012, 7:30 p.m: Can old dogs learn new tricks? Some conservation lessons from Owens Valley, with Dan Prichett

Thursday, February 23, 2012, 7:30 p.m.: Sowing native seeds for spring color, with Genevieve Arnold

Thursday, January 26, 2012, 7:30 p.m.: Managing the land the Native way, with Kat High

Thursday, October 27, 2011: Water conserving alternatives for lawns, with Bart O'Brien

Thursday, June 23, 2011: Will environmental regulation save the planet? with Ty Garrison

Thursday, May 26, 2011: Arroyo Seco Plants, Natural Communities and Habitat Values, with Mickey Long

Thursday, April 28, 2011: Wildflower areas of Southern California, with Bart O'Brien

Thursday, March 24, 2011: Landscaping Plants for California Gardens, with Bob Perry

Thursday, February 24, 2011: Griffith Park Rare Plant Survey, with Dan Cooper

Thursday, January 27, 2011: Gold-spotted oak borer, with Tom Scott

Thursday, June 24, 2010: Plant Identification Workshop, with Gabi McLean (See Downloads section of the Our Chapter page for the workshop slides.)

Thursday, May 27, 2010, Easy natives for your garden, with Orchid Black

Thursday, April 22, 2010, The October 2007 fire storm in San Diego County, with Fred Roberts

Thursday, March 25, 2010: Pollination mechanisms, with Bob Allen

Thursday, February 25, 2010: Eradicating and controlling wildland weeds, with Bill Neill

Thursday, January 28, 2010: Untangling the taxonomic mess of California's miniature monkey flowers, with Naomi Fraga.

Thursday, October 22, 2009: Native trees for urban gardens, with Lili Singer

Thursday, September 24, 2009: Oaks of Los Angeles County, Identification and Associated Species, with Rebecca Latta

Thursday, June 25, 2009: History of Oak Woodlands in Los Angeles County, with Rosi Dagit.

Thursday, May 28, 2009: Cacti, Agaves, and Yuccas of California and Nevada, with Stephen Ingram

Thursday, April 23, 2009: Tongva maintenance of the land, with Mark Acuna.

Thursday, March 26, 2009: Plant Identification Workshop, with Gabi McLean (See Downloads section of the Our Chapter page for an updated version of the workshop slides.)

Thursday, February 26, 2009: California Sonoran and Mojave Desert Plants, Amazing Beauty in a Harsh Environment, with Steve Hartman

Thursday, January 22, 2009: Plant Tales from San Martin Island and the Bay of San Quintin, with Sula Vanderplank

Thursday, October 23, 2008: Gardening with Native Bulbs, with Lili Singer

Thursday, September 25, 2008: Living with Chaparral, with Ronald D. Quinn

Thursday, June 26, 2008: Plant Identification Workshop, with Gabi McLean (See Downloads section of the Our Chapter page for an updated version of the workshop slides.)

Thursday, May 22, 2008: Caring for Oaks with Rebecca Latta

Thursday, April 24: Historical Wetlands of the San Gabriel River with Dr. Shawna Dark

Thursday, March 27: Arid Land Restoration: Purpose and Need with Richard Montijo

Thursday, February 28, 2008: Lester Rowntree, a Pioneer Female Horticulturist, with Rosemary Foster

Thursday, January 24, 2008: Understanding Invasive Species: What are the Basic and Why with Janet Nickerman

Thursday, October 24, 2007: Lawn-friendly native plants, with Rick Fisher

Thursday, September 27, 2007: Tejon-Tehachapi Park: A Vision for California’s Newest Park, with Ileene Anderson

Thursday, June 28, 2007: Early Natural History Clubs of Southern California Prior to the 1950s, with Gary Wallace

Thursday, May 24, 2007: Plant Communities of the San Bernardino Mountains, with Scott Eliason

Thursday, April 26, 2007: Rare Plants of Palomar, with Robert Lauri

Thursday, March 22, 2007: The Ballona Wetlands Marsh, with Lisa Fimiani and Edith Read

Thursday, February 22, 2007: Chumash Healing, with James D. Adams and Cecilia Garcia

Thursday, January 25, 2007: Ceanothus, with Barbara Eisenstein

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Saturday, March 18, 2023, 10 a.m-12 noon: Weed ID Worishop, Santa Fe Dam

Tuesday, March 14, 2023, 9:00 a.m. - 1 p.m.: Advanced fern walk

Sunday, March 12, 2023, 09:00-11:00 a.m.: Easy fern walk in Rubio Canyon

Saturday, March 11, 2023, 09:00-11:00: Fungal explorations

Saturday, November 5, 2022, 9:00 a.m. - 12 noon: BIg Tujunga Wash near Orcas Park

Saturday, July 23, 2022, 9:00 a.m.: Angeles Crest Highway

Saturday, June 4, 2022, 09:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.: Santa Fe Dam Natural Area (again)

Saturday, May 7, 2022, 9 a.m. - 2 p.m.: Devil's Punchbowl

Sunday, April 24, 2022, 09:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon: Santa Fe Dam Natural Area

Thursday to Monday, October 24-28, 2019: Baja Conservation Field Trip

Saturday, March 21, 2020, 8 a.m. - 12 noon: Bryophyte walk at Santa Fe Dam

Sunday, October 6, 2019, 2:00 to 3:30 p.m. or 4:00 to 5:30 p.m.: Case study garden visit: Following the one native plant garden throughout the year — Third visit: a chapter member's garden in fall

Friday-to-Sunday, July 12-14, 2019: Camping weekend at Crystal Lake

Saturday, May 18, 2019, 9:30 a.m.: South Pasadena Nature Park

Wednesday, May 8, 2019, 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.: San Dimas Experimental Forest

Saturday, May 4, 2019: 10:00-11:30 a.m. or 2:00-3:30 p.m.: Case study garden visit: Following the one native plant garden throughout the year - Second visit: a chapter member's garden in spring

Saturday, April 20, 2019, 8:30 a.m. - 12:00 noon: Saddleback Butte State Park, Antelope Valley

April 13-21, 2019: California Native Plant Week

Saturday, March 23, 2019, 10a.m.: Rim of the Valley Trail, Deukmejian Wilderness Park

Wednesday, March 20, 2019, 3:00 - 4:00 p.m.: Spring in the native habitat garden at Garvey Intermediate School

Saturday, February 16, 2019, 09:00 - 11:00 a.m.: Case study garden visit: Follow one native plant garden through the year - a chapter member's native garden in winter

Wednesday, January 30, 2019, 3:00-4:30 p.m.: Native habitat garden at Garvey Intermediate School

Thursday-to-Monday, November 8-12, 2018: Baja conservation field trip

Friday-to-Sunday, July 20-22, 2018: Camping weekend at Crystal Lake

Saturday, June 16, 2018, 8:30 a.m.: Hansen Dam Basin - Riparian habitat of Big Tujunga Wash

Wednesday, May 9, 10:00 - 11:30 a.m.: Tour of member's garden

SHORT NOTICE FIELD OUTING: Saturday, May 5, 2018, 9:00 a.m. to ~1 p.m.: Elysian Park, Los Angeles

SHORT NOTICE FIELD OUTING: Wednesday, April 11, 2018, 10:00 a.m.: Woolly mountain parsley near Camp Glenwood

Wednesday, March 7, 2018, 10:00 a.m.: Nursery tour at Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden (RSABG)

SHORT-NOTICE FIELD OUTING: Saturday, February 10, 2018, 9:30 a.m.: Hansen Dam Basin: Riparian habitat of Big Tujunga Wash

Wednesday, December 6, 2017, 8:30 a.m.-12:00 noon: West Fork of the San Gabriel River

Saturday, July 15, 2017, 10:00 a.m.: Snowmelt gullies of the upper Angeles Crest Highway

Saturday, June 3, 2017, 10:00 a.m.: Upper Manzanita Trail from Vincent Gap to Dorr Canyon

Saturday-Sunday, May 13-14, 2017: Bryophytes at Buckhorn and at CSULA

Sat.-Sun., May 6-7, 2017: Rare Plant Treasure Hunt near Elizabeth Lake

Saturday-Sunday, April 29-30, 2017: Tejon Ranch Conservancy

Saturday, April 8, 2017, 8:30 a.m. - 12:00 noon: Saddfleback Butte State Park, Antelope Valley

Wednesday, April 5, 2017, 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon: A chapter member's native garden

Sunday, March 19, 2017, 9:00 a.m.: Placerita Canyon

Saturday, March 18, 2017, 9:00 a.m.: Rim of the Valley Trail, Deukmejian Wilderness Park

Saturday, October 29, 2016, 10:00 a.m.: Blue Ridge Pacific Crest Trail, Part 2

Saturday, June 11, 2016, 10:00 a.m.: Blue Ridge Pacific Crest Trail, Part 1

Saturday, May 14, 2016, 9:00 a.m.: Josephine Saddle via Josephine Fire Road

CANCELLED Saturday, April 9, 8:30 a.m. - 12:00 noon: Annual desert outing - Saddleback Butte State Park

Saturday, March 12, 2016, 10:00 a.m.: Grizzly Flat Road

Saturday, August 8, 2015, 08:00 a.m.: Mountain mosses

Saturday, March 7, 2015, 9:00 a.m - 12:30 p.m..: San Dimas Experimental Station Wildflower Walk

Saturday, April 4, 2015, 09:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.: Santa Fe dam County Regional park

Saturday, April 25, 2015, 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.: Crystal Lake - Pinyon Ridge Nature Trail

Saturday, June 21, 2014, 9:00 a.m.: AT SHORT NOTICE: Pacfic Crest Trail near Cloudburst Summit/Buckhorn, Angeles National Forest

Saturday, May 31, 2014, 9:00 a.m.: Sunland Welcome Nature Garden and Tujunga Wash

Saturday, May 10, 2014, 9:00 a.m.: Mount Lowe, Angeles National Forest (Five-Way Junction near Inspiration Point)

Saturday, April 26, 2014, 9:00 a.m.: Chilao-Santa Clara Divide Road

Saturday, April 12, 2014, 9:00 a.m.: Vasquez Rocks County Park

Wednesday, April 9, 2014, 9:30 a.m.: AT SHORT NOTICE: Mojave Desert Wildflowers: Black Butte Basin Trip

Saturday, July 13, 2013, 10 a.m.: Lemon Lilies at Big Cienega

Saturday, June 22, 2013, 10 a.m.: A rock-garden spectacle on the southwest side of Mt. Waterman

Saturday, June 15, 2013, 9 a.m.: Wildflowers of Dark Canyon Trail

Saturday, June 1, 2013: Glendora Ridge Road

Saturday, April 20, 2013, 9 a.m.: Lower Clamshell Road, Monrovia Wilderness Park

Saturday, April 13, 2013, 9 a.m.: Fourth Annual Mickey Long Desert Field Trip: Piñon Hills

Wednesday, April 3, 2013, 9 a.m.: Chamisal Mesa, Angeles National Forest

Wednesday, March 27, 2013, 9 a.m.: Whittier Narrows Recreation Area, So. El Monte

Wednesday, March 20, 2013, 9 a.m.: Short field outing to Santa Fe Dam

Saturday, August 11, 2012, 08:00 a.m – 02:00 p.m., Mt. Baldy moonworts hunt, with Kim Clark

Saturday, July 14, 2012, 10:00 a.m., Charlton Flats Picnic Area and Silver Moccasin Trai, with Ginny Heringer

Saturday, May 12, 2012, 10:00 a.m.: Arlington Garden Pasadena, with Jane Strong

Saturday, April 28, 2012, 09:00 a.m.: Bernard Field Station, Claremont, with Nancy Hamlett

Saturday, October 22, 2011: Fall color in Baldy Canyon, Barrett-Stoddard Road, with Jane Strong

Saturday, September 24, 2011: Technicolor Trees: West Fork of the San Gabriel River, with Jane Strong

Saturday, August 27, 2011: Lower Arroyo Seco Natural Area, with Tim Martinez and Jane Strong

Saturday, August 13, 2011: Blooms and Butterflies along Angeles Crest Highway, with Jane Strong

Saturday, July 23, 2011, Fullerton Arboretum: bug safari and tour of the gardens, with Jane Strong:

Saturday, June 18, 2011, 10:00 a.m.: Highway 39 above Crystal Lake, with Jane Strong

Saturday, June 4, 2011, 10:00 a.m.: Highway 2 and Santa Clara Divide Road, with Gabi McLean & Jane Strong

Saturday, May 7, 2011: Los Angeles County Arboretum & Botanic Garden, with Jim Henrich

Saturday, April 30, 2011, 9:30 a.m.: First Annual Mickey Long Desert Field Trip: Bob's Gap Road

Saturday, March 5, 2011.: Quest for the Palos Verdes Blue Butterfly

Saturday, February 4, 2011: Powder Canyon, with Jane Strong

Saturday, January 8, 2011: Califronia Garden at Descanso Gardens, with Rachel Young

Saturday, August 21, 2010: PCT and Blue Ridge Road, with Jane Strong

Saturday, August 7, 2010: Mt. Pinos, with Jane Strong

Saturday, July 10, 2010, Manker Flat, San Antonio Canyon, with Jane Strong

Saturday, June 5, 2010, Heaps Peak Arboretum, with Jane Strong

Saturday, May 15, 2010, Glendora Ridge Road, with Bob Muns

Saturday, April 24, 2010, Desert Pines Wildlife Sanctuary, with Mickey Long

Saturday, March 20, 2010: San Gabriel Mission and El Molino Viejo, with Cynthia Guthrie

Saturday, October 24, 2009: Lower Arroyo Seco, with Jane Strong and Cynthia Guthrie

May 2009 through September 2009: Five Mountain Plant Walks in the Angeles High Country, with Jane Strong

October 2007 through August 2008, first Saturday of the month, Chilao Mountain Walks, with Jane Strong

Sunday, April 6, 2008: Antelope Valley Wildflowers and Ecology

Sunday, March 9, 2008: Joatngna Trail at Lower San Antonio Fire Station

Saturday, January 5, 2008, mountain plant walk: Manzanitas and other winter bloomers

Saturday, April 28, 2007, 8:30 a.m., Santa Fe Dam County Park, led by Mickey Long

Sunday, April 15, 2007, 8:30 a.m., Sturtevant Falls, led by Tom Hood

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