Cabrillo Stay at Home Quiz #1

We wanted to keep you busy while waiting to get back to Cabrillo. The quiz below shows clues about things at Cabrillo. Can you figure out what they are or what they refer to? Use the Ebinder, VOG and Cabrillo website for clues. You can email your answers to cnmvipvoice@gmail.com. What is this? Pollicipes polymerus When was the road to the lighthouseclosed, and why? Today, … Continue reading Cabrillo Stay at Home Quiz #1

Cabrillo National Monument Is Temporarily Closed To Implement Local Health Guidance

From Ranger Elizabeth Dear VIPs, Today we made the tough decision to close the park until at least April 10, 2020 to protect our park staff, volunteers, partners, and visitors. I attached the press release I just sent to the media. I have to be honest and share that this week has been one of the hardest we have ever experienced: we’ve been through shutdowns … Continue reading Cabrillo National Monument Is Temporarily Closed To Implement Local Health Guidance

Visitor Center, Lighthouse, and some exhibits are temporarily closed as of 3/17/20

From Ranger Elizabeth Today, Cabrillo National Monument Foundation and the NPS made the difficult but prudent decision to temporarily close the park visitor center and park store in order to follow CDC guidelines. Please do not hesitate to reach out with any questions or concerns during this difficult time. We will re-open the store and all facilities when it is safe to do so per … Continue reading Visitor Center, Lighthouse, and some exhibits are temporarily closed as of 3/17/20

IAPs Brooke Wilder and Wyler Svoboda with CVA Setareh Nouriboshehri at the San Diego Festival of Science and Engineering.

San Diego Festival of Science and Engineering

By Wyler Svoboda and Brooke Wilder “Last Saturday, March 7, was the annual Expo Day for the San Diego Festival of Science and Engineering at PetCo Park. It is a fun all-day event free to all ages, where many science-based organizations come together to show off interactive scientific experiments and hands-on activities. Cabrillo National Monument made its annual appearance there with a booth showcasing the … Continue reading San Diego Festival of Science and Engineering

IAP Brooke Wilder admiring the spring bloom while removing invasive plants with the Weed Warriors.

On Board

By Brooke Wilder Greetings VIPS, My name is Brooke Wilder and I’m a community college student, volunteer for one year here at Cabrillo, and most recently the newest member of the Interdisciplinary Apprentice Program (IAP) at the park. If you haven’t yet become familiar with the Interdisciplinary Apprenticeship Program program through my amazing co-apprentices (Wyler Svoboda and Ryan Sullivan), allow me to introduce it! As … Continue reading On Board