San Francisco Department of the Environment

Yerba Buena Island Habitat Restoration

The Treasure Island Development Authority (TIDA) and San Francisco Department of Environment (SFE) have proudly established the Yerba Buena Island Public Stewardship Program, hosting monthly public Habitat Restoration Volunteer Days on Yerba Buena Island and also offering special opportunities for school field trips, group and corporate stewardship volunteer experiences, and more!

The Yerba Buena Island Habitat Management Plan (HMP) calls for ongoing volunteer stewardship as well as contracted technical natural areas management of Yerba Buena Island's Natural Areas. As part of HMP implementation, this Public Stewardship Program offers individuals and groups an opportunity to perform hands-on volunteer stewardship and maintenance of Yerba Buena Island's outstanding Natural Areas.  The opportunities available are suitable for all ages and abilities.

When: Third Wednesday of every month; 1 PM to 3 PM
Where: Yerba Buena Island Quarters 10 Park and Clipper Cove Beach, 510 Treasure Island Road (at Macalla Road) 
What: Volunteer work party guided by SF Environment's Biodiversity Coordinator and TIDA staff. Work includes using hand tools to plant native species, remove invasive plants and restore native plant habit, Clipper Cove Beach cleanup.  All ages and abilities welcome!

All 2018 dates: Repeats every month on the third Wednesday of every month

  • Wednesday, January 17, 2018 - 1:00pm
  • Wednesday, February 21, 2018 - 1:00pm
  • Wednesday, March 21, 2018 - 1:00pm
  • Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 1:00pm
  • Wednesday, May 16, 2018 - 1:00pm
  • Wednesday, June 20, 2018 - 1:00pm
  • Wednesday, July 18, 2018 - 1:00pm
  • Wednesday, August 15, 2018 - 1:00pm
  • Wednesday, September 19, 2018 - 1:00pm
  • Wednesday, October 17, 2018 - 1:00pm
  • Wednesday, November 21, 2018 - 1:00pm
  • Wednesday, December 19, 2018 - 1:00pm


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