Solitary Anemone

Tidepool Season is Open

Several TPERP volunteers helped Cabrillo officially open the tidepool season today. Today’s 0.7 ft was the first daytime low tide of the season when the park is open. The weather was perfect and the visitors enjoyed having the volunteers available to help learn about the Rocky Intertidal. Tidepool volunteers can sign up for shifts. The October and November shifts are now available in Volgistics. If you … Continue reading Tidepool Season is Open

Grafitti Cleaned Up in the Tidepools

    A huge thank you to those volunteers who braved the early hour and humidity on July 29th to come out and help us remove graffiti from the tidepool area.     The graffiti carvings in the rocks are illegal and ugly, and they damage the resource. They may also inspire copycat behavior, leading other visitors to make their own carvings in the rocks. … Continue reading Grafitti Cleaned Up in the Tidepools

Open My Ashmolean

My Friends and Cool Cats in the back, Days are getting longer, the migratory birds are migrating (away), flux capacitor–still doing its thing–and we have some festive events set for this summer.  Hike to swimming holes or surf spots, skip in the mountains and sing.  Enjoy!  My latest gab for you:  Newbies: Volunteer Recruitment We had a good turnout for our recruitment.  Our new recruits … Continue reading Open My Ashmolean

Angel of the Battlefield

Hello All, The Fin whale is still dead. It is reported to be a juvenile, male about 50ft.  There is a lot of buzz from visitors asking about it due to news coverage.  It is beached in a cove on the wastewater treatment complex and is not visible from Cabrillo.  I hear the wind say they might tow it to perform a necropsy but you … Continue reading Angel of the Battlefield

Move to Improve Challenge

The Move to Improve Challenge 2014, Saturday, August 9, 2014 10am-4pm, is a dynamic sustainable celebration to promote the individual and collective health and wellness within our communities in San Diego. “In every deliberation, we must consider the impact on the seventh generation… even if it requires having skin as thick as the bark of a pine.” – This is an often repeated saying, and … Continue reading Move to Improve Challenge