Environmental Education

This collection of links contains useful information on environmental education resource programs available in the County of Marin.

Audubon Canyon Ranch

Audubon Canyon Ranch acts as guardian of four main nature preserves in Marin, Sonoma and Lake counties. These tidal flats, marshlands, coastal prairie, oak woodlands and redwood groves provide significant habitat to wildlife and have been placed in our care to steward and protect.

Bay Model Visitor Center

Located on Richardson Bay in Sausalito is a unique scientific tool for exploring water movement patterns in the San Francisco Bay - Delta Estuary.

California Alpine Club

An outdoor and social organization.

California Native Plant Society - Marin Chapter

Our mission is to increase understanding and appreciation of California's native plants, and to preserve them in their natural habitat through scientific activities, education, and conservation.

Community Partnership and Volunteering

Information on volunteer opportunities, Clean Marin, Earth Day, Coastal Cleanup Day, and local citizen creek groups.

Community Partnership and Volunteering

Marin County Creeks and Watersheds information.

Duxbury Reef ASBS

Duxbury Reef, Area of Special Biological Significance, ASBS, at Agate Beach Marin County Park, Bolinas

Eco-friendly Pest Management and Landscaping

Information on gardening, composting, pest management, water conservation and more can be found on this page.

Environmental Forum of Marin

Promotes a sustainable world through environmental education.

Fish and Wildlife Commission

To advise the Board of Supervisors on matters pertaining to fish and game propagation, habitat, and conservation.

Green House Calls

Green House Calls are available to homeowners as well as renters. There is no income qualification.

Healthy Marin

HealthyMarin.org presents nonbiased data and information about our community.

Horse Owner

Information for horse owners and owners/managers of horse boarding facilities.


Information about stormwater pollution prevention in Marin County including illegal discharge reporting forms.

MCSTOPPP/STRAW Restoration Project

Information on the MCSTOPPP/Straw Restoration Project.


Formerly the Headlands Institute, NatureBridge is the largest education partner of the National Park Service (NPS). We are proud to support their mission to preserve unimpaired the natural and cultural resources and values of the NPS for the enjoyment, education and inspiration of this and future generations.

Point Blue Conservation Science

Formerly Point Reyes Bird Observatory. Conserve birds and the environment.

Rainwater Capture and Management

Information on rainwater capture and management, rain gardens, Low Impact Development, water conservation and more can be found on this page.

Resources for the General Public

A variety of educational and informative publications for the residents or people doing business in Marin County.

School Resources for Teachers and Students

Resources for teachers, students and schools

The Bay Institute

San Francisco Bay watershed conservation.

The Marine Mammal Center

The Marine Mammal Center is a nonprofit veterinary hospital, research and educational center dedicated to the rescue and rehabilitation of ill and injured marine mammals - mostly seals and sea lions - and to the study of their health. The hospital is open to the public.

University of California Cooperative

Science based solutions for communities, farms and environment.

Walker Creek Ranch

An outdoor science school and retreat/conference center in Western Marin owned and operated by the Marin County Office of Education.


WildCare is a nature education and wildlife rehabilitation center in San Rafael, whose aim is to help our community peacefully coexist with wildlife. Every year we share the wonders of nature with more than 40,000 school children and rehabilitate nearly 4,000 wild patients in our rehabilitation hospital. Come be a part of this wonderful organization!