OUR MISSION:
To educate an entire generation about California's natural history legacy including present and future efforts to preserve, conserve and restore natural communities. To reconnect our children, students and the public to nature and the landscape by participating in the restoration & preservation of California's wildlife as well as education.

Welcome to the California Nature Center

The California Nature center is about educating an entire generation about California's natural history legacy including present and future efforts to preserve, conserve and restore natural communities. To reconnect our children, students and the public to nature and the landscape by participating in the restoration and preservation of California's wildlife as well as education!

We are a center that includes green building practices and teaching, environmental teaching and nature based living. You can access these pages on the links below or in the menus. Stu Phillips Green Building is building based instruction and information for contractors, carpenters, architects, designers, homeowners, leaders, policy makers and the public. Nature Based Teaching is about teaching teachers for environmental instruction and Nature Based Living is about how you can live with nature, applied anywhere in the world, for a better happier life.

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