Watch: Twilight 2020’s Stargazing

August 27, 2020

Curious about planets in our solar system? Wish you knew stories behind constellations? Join Astronomical Society of the Pacific for a fun and interactive discussion about the night sky. We will talk about giant planets, the phases of the moon, and constellations. Participants will have an opportunity to create a moon journal and ask questions…

Watch: Twilight 2020’s Meet a Barn Owl

August 20, 2020

Join JMLT and Lindsay Wildlife Experience to meet and discuss local birds who are active during the twilight hours. Participants have an opportunity to create a bird journal, share their bird discoveries, meet some bird celebrities, and learn all about our local bird and owl species. 

Twilight 2020

August 20 - August 28, 2020 4:00 - 5:00 pm
Online and in-the-field

Experience the magic of the East Bay Hills with JMLT’s Virtual Twilight Events on Thursday August 20 & 27, from 4:00 – 5:00 pm. We are hosting our favorite nature exploration event online with informative and interactive discussions for the whole family.

Virtual Volunteer Orientation

June 25, 2020 5:30 - 6:30 pm
Zoom webinar

Want to meet new friends, have fun, and help save land? Come to JMLT’s Virtual Volunteer Orientation to learn about our many volunteer opportunities. JMLT volunteers keep a watchful eye on our properties, remove non-native and invasive species, and introduce JMLT to friends and colleagues...

Oak Tree SOD Blitz

May 9 - May 12, 2020
Online and in-the-field

John Muir Land Trust has worked with U.C. Berkeley Forest Pathology and Mycology Laboratory for years to map the distribution of Sudden Oak Death (SOD) in the East Bay. This year JMLT invites you to participate in the SOD Blitz on JMLT properties from Saturday, May 9th 10 am until Tuesday May 12th 10 am.  This online and independent activity…

Watch Virtual Botany Hike at Fernandez Ranch

May 6, 2020 1 pm

Join California State Botanist and member of The Carquinez Watershed Council, Dr. Dean Kelch, JMLT’s Executive Director, Linus Eukel and the Contra Costa Resource Conservation District. See what’s blooming this spring on the oak spotted hills of JMLT’s Fernandez Ranch. Learn about local flora and land conservation. Hear about ways to connect to the land.…

Nature Gratitude Challenge

April 22 - July 4, 2020
Online and in-the-field

Get outside while raising funds and awareness for the protection of precious natural areas in the East Bay. JMLT’s newest volunteer opportunity includes hiking, identifying wildlife and plants, scavenger hunting and more. Join in today and encourage your friends and family to join you.

Watch John Muir Land Trust’s Virtual Briefing

April 16, 2020 12 pm - 1 pm

We cordially invite you to join our Virtual Briefing unveiling JMLT’s 2020 plans to protect and steward natural lands for conservation and public enjoyment. This informative, interactive webinar is free and open to all. We hope you will join us.

John Muir Land Trust Volunteer Orientation

Want to get outside, meet new people, or simply be more involved with John Muir Land Trust? Come to JMLT’s Volunteer Orientation to learn about our new and existing volunteer roles. Please RSVP.