Speaker Series: Open Space Protection Updates
May 9 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pmFree
Open Space Protection Updates
Guest Speaker: Steve Schweigerdt
Join us as we learn more about local conservation projects and updates on protecting land in the Sacramento valley.
Steve Schweigerdt has been working in conservation in Northern California for 20 years and has a diverse background including PG&E watershed land conservation with the Stewardship Council, urban parks for San Francisco Parks Alliance, trails and greenways with Rails-to-Trails Conservancy, restoration with Sacramento Tree Foundation, and acquisition and development work with private infill developer LJ Urban. Steve has been SVC’s acquisition specialist for the past two years, thanks to funding from the Sustainable Agricultural Lands Conservation (SALC) program.
Please RSVP below by 6pm the evening prior. Space is limited. Parking and admission are free, but donations are encouraged ($5-$20 per person recommended). Complete your liability waiver in advance for faster checkin.
SVC’s Environmental Speaker Series at Camp Pollock
Join us for a different topic the second Thursday of the month, February through June. Download the flier here.
- Feb 8 – Riparian Plant Communities with Louise Jackson
- Mar 14 – Three Central Valley Birds of Concern with Dan Airola
- Apr 11 – Bumblebees and Habitat Needs with Jaymee Marty
- May 9 – Open Space Protection Updates with Steve Schweigerdt
- Jun 13 – Western Pond Turtle Conservation Update with Dr. Michelle Stevens