Team Citizen Scientists and Community Service


Cause Areas


It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.


1751 Grand Blvd.Alviso, CA 95002


Become a citizen scientist!

Help us monitor plants, birds, monarchs, reptiles, and/or the weather!

Come help monitor our native plants and animals and contribute to eBird and the California Phenology project.

You will be contributing with thousands of other citizen scientist to monitor climate change. Changes in phenological events like flowering and bird migrations are among the most sensitive biological responses to climate change.

Additional Requirements: Ages 15 and up (can be done at younger ages with an adult). 1 monitoring field per month.

Training: Orientation & 1 hour instructional & in the field training with biologists and experienced volunteers

To find orientaion dates visit here:

No reservation required

Dates & Hours - Flexible

Questions: Please contact Julie Kahrnoff at 408-262-5513 ext. 104 or

From sand dunes to salt marsh, from rocky, offshore islands to golden beaches, the San Francisco Bay National Wildlife Refuge Complex offers a glimpse into the biological wonders of the San Francisco Bay Area. Despite booming industries and growing populations, these National Wildlife Refuges preserve an incredibly complex ecosystem.


  • Habitat Restoration
  • Gardening
  • Botany

Good Match For

Kids Teens People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 9
  • Orientation or Training
  • On the job training
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