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50 Acts of Caring

50 Acts of Caring

This year, we are inviting everyone to think about the wider effects of choices we make on our property. People still think of land as a resource for human use, not as a home for thousands of other living things. Can we make room for lichens, lace wings, bunchgrasses...

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Join the 50th Anniversary Marin Native Plant Challenge

Join the 50th Anniversary Marin Native Plant Challenge

The Challenge As part of our 50th Anniversary festivities, the Marin CNPS Board presents you with the following Challenge: find and photo-document 50 native plants in Marin’s glorious wildlands and be eligible for a drawing at our August 24th Celebration! Prizes may...

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50 Acts of Caring

This year, we are inviting everyone to think about the wider effects of choices we make on our property. People still think of land as a resource for human use, not as a home for thousands of other living things. Can we make room for lichens, lace wings, bunchgrasses...

Join the 50th Anniversary Marin Native Plant Challenge

The Challenge As part of our 50th Anniversary festivities, the Marin CNPS Board presents you with the following Challenge: find and photo-document 50 native plants in Marin’s glorious wildlands and be eligible for a drawing at our August 24th Celebration! Prizes may...

Phyllis Faber – Environmental Activist

In Memoriam It is with sadness, but also with many fond memories, that we mark the passing of environmental heroine Phyllis Faber on Jan 15 at age 95. The California Native Plant Society and Marin County have lost a visionary leader. Phyllis grew up in an 11th floor...

Kristin Jakob – CNPS Fellow

Congratulations are in order for Kristin Jakob who was made a CNPS Fellow at last Saturday’s Chapter Council meeting held at Point Reyes Station. This award was richly deserved. For those of you who are not aware of Kristin's many years of dedicated service to the...

Native Plant Sales Go Online During COVID-19

by Laura Lovett During this pandemic year, many of us took pleasure in gardening. Our garden plots got much more attention than they usually receive, and in response they flourished! However, spring came and went without a CNPS Marin Chapter native plant sale due to...

State Publications and Newsletters of Other CNPS Chapters

State CNPS Publications Other CNPS chapters' newsletters: Bay Area and beyond: Milo Baker Chapter (Sonoma County) September 2013 Napa Valley Chapter Willis Linn Jepson Chapter (Solano County) East Bay Chapter (Alameda and Contra Costa Counties) The Bay Leaf Yerba...