The 2018 hurricane season has been extraordinarily active in parts of the U.S., with Hurricane Florence currently impacting millions in the Carolinas. As this natural disaster unfolds, the staff here at VolunteerMatch is doing its part to ensure that, if you are in an affected community, you are prepared and safe. And if you are looking to help with disaster relief efforts, you know about the most effective ways to contribute.
Our mission is to develop in children and adults an appreciation of the natural world, and to preserve Eaton Canyon as a natural area for future generations.
Eaton Canyon Nature Center is one of the Natural Areas of Los Angeles County. The volunteer support organization, ECNCA,: 1. Trains volunter Docent Naturalists to lead school groups and family nature walks. 2. Assists staff with visitor services and animal care. 3. Operates the Gift Shop and Information Desk. 4. Conducts a lively program of other activities for adults and children. Among others in the past year we've offered monthly moonlight walks, summer twilight nature programs and a variety of walks and talks focusing on plants, birds, Native American history, geology or other aspects of natural history of the area.