Special interest Walks
Fiscalini Ranch Preserve

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Birdwatching is always great..190 Species have been observed on the Ranch.

Download Jim Royer's bird list.

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Historical and Current Day Plant Uses
Sunday June 25, 2017
1:30 - 3:00 pm

Join local naturalist, Al Normandin, as he identifies and talks about plants found on the Ranch. He will focus on historical and current uses of plants for medicine, food, and every day living, as well as those toxic plants to avoid. Historical medical uses as well as the plant basis for many of today's meds will be discussed. All pretty flowers will be identified. Please, no dogs.

Reservations required:
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The annual Great Kitchen Tour of Cambria will be on July 29, 20917. The tour is a fund raising event for the Friends of the Fiscalini Ranch Preserve Which supports the docent walks. For more information go to cambriakitchentour.com
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Cambria’s Pine Trees on the Fiscalini Ranch Preserve
Saturday, September 9, 2017

Come walk with, Sarah Bisbing, Assistant Professor, Silviculture & Forest Ecology at Cal Poly.
Sarah knows our forest well. she will enlighten us on the life-cycle of pines.

Reservations required:
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Learn About Local Marine Mammals
Saturday August 5, 2017
Aliah Meza is Operation Assistant for the Marine
Mammal Center in Morro Bay, a rescue organization.
She will discuss her job there and also talk about
our local Marine Mammal life.This will be a sit
down walk so bring a lawn chair. After the presentation,
we will take a short walk along the Bluff Trail to see
Ranch marine mammal life. There is a good chance we will see otters, harbor seals, and dolphins.

Reservations required:

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