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The NPS App has Launched

The new NPS App has officially launched! The NPS App connects visitors to all 420+ national parks from one single app. The new NPS App will help visitors learn about trails, visitor centers, campgrounds, directions, fees and passes, weather alerts, passport stamp locations and more. With over 420 national parks across the country and in every state, use the NPS App to plan your next … Continue reading The NPS App has Launched

MARITIME MUSEUM OF SAN DIEGO RESUMES DAILY PUBLIC TOURS APRIL 1, 2021

If visitors inquire about San Salvador visits, you can let them know that she is open and on display dockside for self-guided tours as part of the outdoor visitor general admission experience. The Maritime Museum continues to temporarily pause the San Salvador day sailing for now. They should have that experience become available in late June or July. Here is the press release from the Maritime Museum. SAN DIEGO, … Continue reading MARITIME MUSEUM OF SAN DIEGO RESUMES DAILY PUBLIC TOURS APRIL 1, 2021

Two girls wear thei Junor Ranger hats and vests, sit on a stone wall with the blue water of San Diego Bay behind them.

Cabrillo National Monument Celebrates National Park Week April 17 – 25 With Junior Ranger Day and Plein Air Artists in the Park

San Diego, CA – Cabrillo National Monument will celebrate National Park Week with a Junior Ranger Day event on Saturday, April 17 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Plein Air painting by local artists April 11 – May 10. Junior Ranger Day, April 17 Families are invited to pick up free copies of the park’s new Junior Ranger booklets from the Visitor Center and … Continue reading Cabrillo National Monument Celebrates National Park Week April 17 – 25 With Junior Ranger Day and Plein Air Artists in the Park

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Naturally Speaking Virtual Talk: “Diversity, natural history, and conservation of San Diego’s native bees”

When: Monday, April 12th 6:30 PM Pacific time – 7:30 PM Pacific timeWhere: CNMF’s Zoom How: Register for this free public programAudience: All are welcome! Pollinatorpalooza continues with a spotlight on San Diego’s native bees!  San Diego is a global biodiversity hotspot. Among the many animals that are especially diverse in our region are native bees, which serve as the chief pollinators for most of our plant species. Come learn about how … Continue reading Naturally Speaking Virtual Talk: “Diversity, natural history, and conservation of San Diego’s native bees”