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Monterey County Artists Open Studio Tour Comes to Historic Porter Ranch

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Elkhorn Slough Foundation will open the Historic Porter Ranch property to the public as part of the Monterey County Artists Open Studio Tour. Local artists Valrie Jensen and Emily Underwood will exhibit their work with pieces big and small for sale. Each day will begin with a hands-on relief printing demonstration and light refreshments will be available throughout the day.

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Teachers! Transportation Mini-Grants

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9/11/17 Update- The deadline to apply has passed.  The Elkhorn Slough Reserve Education staff and Foundation are pleased to announce the first round of Transportation Mini-Grants to support school field trips to the Elkhorn Slough Reserve. The grants will supplement the expenses of school bus rental to enable teachers to bring their eager students to experience the wonders of the …

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Slough Crew in Action

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Three years ago the Elkhorn Slough Foundation joined forces with North Monterey County High School to assist in bringing environmental education to the students. The Slough Crew program, an extra curricular club sponsored by the Elkhorn Slough Foundation, works with the school’s science department and features field trips to the Reserve, kayaking tours, Earth Week events, and a range of …

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A New Website!

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We’re making some changes to our website with the objective of providing you greater ease to the information you seek.  It might take us a bit of time to work out some of the kinks with links from the old site.  We thank you for your patience and understanding! Photo by Penny Palmer

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Newly Published Research

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Estuaries and Coasts just published a study conducted by the Reserve’s Research team lead by Rikke Jeppesen, Ph. D, which investigated how the lack of dissolved oxygen in the water affects fish and oysters in the slough.