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Porter Ranch Will Host Artists Again

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Mark your calendar for the 2018 Monterey County Artists Open Studio Tour on October 6 & 7! The Elkhorn Slough Foundation is again partnering with the Arts Habitat to host a location for the Tour at the Porter Ranch House on the banks of the Elkhorn Slough in North Monterey County. Last year we welcomed two talented artists who shared their …

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Support our Outdoor Classroom

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This year, the BIG IDEA for our Monterey County Gives campaign is our Carneros Creek Outdoor Classroom. We invite you to make a donation in support of this important community resource. When you donate through Monterey County Gives! the Elkhorn Slough Foundation will receive an additional amount on top of your donation through their overall match.

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Slough Crew-Youth Nature Guides Honored

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North Monterey County High School seniors Lindsey Hashimoto and Yoel Sanchez received awards of recognition from the North Monterey County Unified School District Board for their leadership in the Moro Cojo Nature Program. The awards were presented after the students gave a presentation on the special summer program — a cooperative effort of the Elkhorn Slough Foundation (ESF), North Monterey …

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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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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 …