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This Week in Santa Cruz County

Man, it is hot out there! Well, for February anyway. Start soaking up the sunshine. Learn some new baking skills at Quail Hollow Kitchens Bread Baking Class. It'll be a fun day at Natural Bridges Migration Festival. Take in some local wildlife on the Younger Lagoon Reserve Tour.

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Parks & Rec

Go Play Outside!

Moore Creek Preserve has few people and big views. Explore more beautiful Santa Cruz beaches and parks.

Eco News / Tromp Blog

Too young to swim, this female elephant seal pup washed up the beach near Waddell last week. Doug Ross photo.

Elephant Seal Pup Rescue

A volunteer with the Marine Mammal Center rescues a helpless elephant seal pup stranded on the beach between a rock and a sharky place.

Sempervirens Fund - Protect-Connect-Enjoy

Gear Review

Osprey Raptor 14 Hydration Pack

Dehydration is one way to ruin your day.


Smiling little girl on a boat, wearing a life jacket

Get Involved

Santa Cruz is bursting with organizations working for ecological causes and businesses striving to do the right thing. Take a look at our Green Org listings to learn more.
Photo courtesy O'Neill Sea Odyssey.

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