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Community Highlight - George Jackson
Responses by George Jackson, Pepperwood Steward How long have you been a Steward, Tracker, or Volunteer with Pepperwood? In 2007 I was in the original group of about 15 people who answered a call for anyone who would like to be more than docents and sort of...

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Community Highlight - Linda Barnhart
Responses by Linda Barnhart, Pepperwood Steward How long have you been a Steward, Tracker, or Volunteer with Pepperwood? In 2007 I was one of the original Pepperwood Stewards.  When the Bio 85.1 and Bio 85.2 courses were developed, I took both semesters and...

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Pepperwood Rocks!
By Judith Fenley, Pepperwood Member Pepperwood Rocks: Indeed it is so! 
Reflections on a rockin’ day, at Pepperwood Preserve, Saturday,
September 6, 2014  A glimpse of how to see with a geologist’s eye opened up the
Pepperwood landscape in new ways. We trav...

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Bird Language and Animal Tracking with Meghan Walla Murphy
Responses by Meghan Walla Murphy, Educator, Wildlife Tracker, Ecologist, & Writer How did you get
into bird language and tracking?   I  have been formally involved in
ecology, conservation and environmental public outreach since my studies at UC
Santa Cruz ...

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Unbelievable Beauty at Hume Observatory
By Lindajoy Fenley, Pepperwood Member I climbed up the ladder next to one of the telescopes at Pepperwood’s Hume Observatory and peered through the lens. A stark, white ball with a ring glowed back. It looked like a flat piece of plastic pasted on black pap...

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Community Highlight - Peggy Rockwood
Responses by Peggy Rockwood, Pepperwood Volunteer Peggy with her grandson Leo 1.  How long have you been a Volunteer with Pepperwood? Well, I volunteered at a couple of Wildflower Festivals even before there was such a thing as the fabulous Dwight Center an...

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What the heck is LiDAR?
By Sandi
Funke, Education Director Land cover map courtesy of Tukman
Geospatial LLC. I was at a staff meeting recently where our
research and preserve management staff got all starry eyed while waxing poetic
about the new topographic maps produced of Pepper...

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Community Highlight - Coby Lafayette-Kelleher
Responses by Coby Lafayette-Kelleher, Pepperwood Steward 1.  How long have you been a Steward, Tracker or Volunteer with Pepperwood? I have been a volunteer at Pepperwood for about two years now. I have been steward “tracked” for the last year. 2.  Tell us ...

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Community Highlight - Coby Lafayette-Kelleher
Community Highlight - Coby Lafayette-Kelleher Responses from  Coby Lafayette-Kelleher, Pepperwood Steward-Tracker 1.    How long have you been a Steward, Tracker or Volunteer with Pepperwood? I have been a volunteer at Pepperwood for about two years now. I ...

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Five Fun Things to Do with a Kid Along the Trail This Summer
By Sandi Funke, Education Director Now that summer is underway, you may be looking for ways to
explore the outdoors with a young person. Hiking can be a lot of fun in and of
itself, but when little legs get tired or attention wanes I wanted to share a
few i...
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