Vernal Pools at the Vernal Equinox: Celebrating the North State's Remarkable Ecologies

Visit the Gateway Science Museum on Saturday, March 23 from 1-4 pm for an afternoon of investigation and celebration of vernal pools. Vernal pools are some of the North State's most beautiful and ephemeral specialist ecological communities. Fairy Shrimp, Tiger Salamanders, Goldfields…you will see them all and more with beautiful color photos and informative interpretive materials. Plus, some of our region’s leading vernal pool researchers and enthusiasts will be on hand to answer questions and provide more information on these treasures of the Northern California landscape – especially present in spring!

Free with paid admission to Gateway Science Museum.