Landslides in Motion
Saturday, June 15th, 10:30 AM
Join BLM Geomorphologist Sam Flanangan in a discussion about the landslides across the Headwaters Forest Reserve. Sam has studied both hydrology and geology for the past twenty years. He will give a short talk followed by a mile walk along the Elk River Trail.
|Noah Falk: The Man behind the Elk River Lumber Company |
Saturday July 6, 10:30 AM
Local historian Jerry Rhode will describe his research about Noah Falk, the lumber entrepreneur from the late 1800s. An hour long talk will be followed by a short walk.
Nature Writing and Journal Workshop
Julie Clark: Saturday, August 10 at 10:30 to 3:30 PM
Join Park Ranger Julie Clark to learn how to make a journal and explore the power of nature with words. This class is limited to fifteen people, reservations are required by calling (707) 825-2300.
Storytelling: Carol De Lorme, Ross Mackinney, Ali Freedlund
Saturday, August 24 at 4 PM
Carol De Lorme Larsen is Paiute/Pit River/Chippewa and a tribal member of the Susanville Indian Rancheria. Ross Mackinney has been telling stories and juggling for over 30 years. Ali Freedlund has lived on the North Coast for over 30 years. Many of her stories are a celebration of this beautiful area and the many creatures that live here.
Logging Railroads of Humboldt and Mendocino Counties
Sunday, August 25 at 10:30 AM
Engage in a fun look at the web of railroad tracks that transported logs to the mill and finished lumber to shipping points. She will be doing a book signing of her recent Images of America publication.
The Secret Life of Lampreys and Their Ecological Role in Stream Ecology
Saturday, September 14th 10:30 AM
Join USFWS Biologist Damon H. Goodman on his talk about the role of lampreys in the streams of Northern California. Damon has studied west coast lampreys for the last decade. He will lead a short discussion and a walk down Elk River
Headwaters Forest Activism 1986 to 1999
Saturday, September 21, 3 PM
Learn about the grassroots efforts leading up to the designation and protection of Headwaters Forest Reserve. Join two activists, Cecilia Lanman and Greg King, who were instrumental in preserving this special place for future generations.
"Falk's Claim" Author Jon Gates
Saturday November 9, 10:30 AM
Join Jon Gates at the Headwaters Education Center. Learn about the history of Falk and the inspriation behind Gates' book "Falk's Claim." Lecture will be followed by a short walk with Jon Gates and BLM Park Ranger Julie Clark.