Learn to be an environmental steward! Young people can choose from a variety of after-school and summertime programs to improve wildlife habitat while they learn about the wild plants and animals of their local ecosystems. We offer programs at multiple locations.

Watch our Youth Stewards video to learn more.

Summer Programs

Summer Stewards

If you are a middle or high school student who likes working outdoors, learning about the environment, and meeting new people, this is a great way to make a significant contribution to the community over the summer. You can complete the requirements on your own schedule, and you may choose one or multiple project sites. Participants will receive a certificate of completion upon meeting the requirements (view announcement). Please email Devon Jackson for more information.

Grove Guardians

When: Select Thursdays from 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Dates include: June 13, 20, & 27th; July 11, 18, & 25th; August 1, 8, & 15th
Where: Los Altos Redwood Grove Nature Preserve, 482 University Avenue, Los Altos
For: Middle and high school students
For more information, please email Devon Jackson

Fall 2018 - Spring 2019

McClellan Ranch Stewards

When: Fridays 2/1 - 5/17 from 4:00 - 5:30 pm
Where: 22221 McClellan Road, Cupertino
For: High school students
Click here to sign up.
For further questions, contact Shelley Pneh.

Stulsaft Stewards

When: Wednesdays 1/23 - 4/10 from 3:00 - 4:30 pm
Where: Stulsaft Park, Redwood City (meet at the Goodwin Avenue and Recreation Way entrance)
For: High school students
Click here to sign up.
For further questions, contact Christina Blebea

Arastradero Stewards

When: Every second and fourth Saturday 3/9 - 5/11 from 1:00 - 3:00 pm
Where: 1530 Arastradero Rd, Palo Alto
For: High school students
For further questions, contact Melisa Cambron Perez