Events

Event Description Date

2017

Nature & You Lecture: Trail Building with Bam Bam

Learn how Tuleyome helps build and maintain trails in the Berryessa Snow Mountain Region.

27
July
Geology Trip with Judith and Eldridge Moores

SAVE THE DATE!  Join a caravan for a geology tour of the region with Judith and Eldridge Moores from Davis to Napa, and then come back to Davis by way of Rockville. We’ll drive to various locations along the route and then get out to look more closely at the landscapes.  This is a great opportunity to learn about the geological heritage of our very special region, born of plate tectonics and rich with geological formations found nowhere else in California.

19
August
Nature & You Lecture: “How the Yolo Habitat Conservancy Plan is Protecting Native Species”, with Petrea Marchand

Come learn about the history of the Yolo Habitat Conservancy with Petra Marchand, the truth about the controversies that delayed its growth in 2015, and what the conservancy is doing now to protect the habitats of local endangered and threatened species while also accommodating development.

24
August
Plants of the BSM National Monument Region: Create Your Own “Field Guide” Illustration

Celebrate California native plants, especially the plants of the Berryessa Snow Mountain National Monument Region! Join professional botanical illustrator Marjorie Leggitt for a three-day workshop that will increase your observational skills, your drawing techniques, and your ability to develop and complete an illustrated “field guide” composition in a medium of choice.

9-11
September
Nature & You Lecture: “Oak Trees and Acorns” with the Sacramento Tree Foundation

Our existing tree canopy is aging and dying. It is our job to plant the next generation of trees. Learn all about native oak trees and how to gather and plant their acorns with the staff of the Sacramento Tree Foundation.

28
September
Nature & You Lecture: “Environmental Art” with Ann Savageau

In her lecture, Ann will discuss a selection of her environmental work, including Instinct Extinct: the Great Pacific Flyway. This is a travelling installation that explores the past, present and future of California’s flyway. It will be installed at the UC Davis Design Museum in Cruess Hall at the time of Ann’s lecture, and Tuleyome members are encouraged to visit the show in person in Cruess Hall.

26
October
Nature & You Lecture: “Flood Control” with Lewis Bair

Come join Lewis Bair of Reclamation District No. 108 as he talks about the levee system and flood control in Yolo and Colusa Counties.

16
November