Tahoe Arts and Mountain Culture
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Volunteer Docents Needed for Environmental Education at Tahoe

Posted on May 18, 2016
Filed Under Lake Tahoe Eco-Tips

Do you love Lake Tahoe and have an interest in learning more about the lake? Do you enjoy science, learning new information, and sharing your knowledge? Participate in a four-part training program to develop your local Lake Tahoe presentation skills June 21, 23 and 25, 2016. Training includes all Docent Program materials, guest speakers from UC Davis, UNR, DRI, research vessel time on the lake, and a social happy hour.

“Each year, we have thousands of children and adults touring our education centers, and we need informed, enthusiastic docents to help them get the most out of their visits,” said education director Heather Segale, UC Davis Tahoe Environmental Research Center (TERC).

Join a group of individuals who are helping to make possible the best in science education and enjoyment. Participate in a training program to become a docent for the UC Davis Tahoe Environmental Research Center. Training includes general Lake Tahoe information, environmental issues, geology, history of research, state of the lake, ecology and food web, and prepares volunteer docents to share their love of Lake Tahoe at the UC Davis science education centers in Incline Village and Tahoe City.
For more information, visit the UC Davis Docent Information website. Sign up by contacting Evan Portier at or call (775) 881-7560, ext. 7474 or click on the link below to register.


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