Marin Headlands

Rio Tierra has gone to Marin Headlands in 2010, 2012, and 2016

Highlights from the trips are:

  • Creating pastel drawings of the ocean while sitting beneath the Point Bonita Light House
  • Seeing how erosion and deposition affect the beaches of the Marin Headlands
  • Hiking to the highest peak and viewing the Bay Area, San Francisco and Golden Gate Bridge
  • Collecting samples of the water from the lagoon and identifying the microorganisms in the samples
  • Visiting the wildlife rescue center and seeing how trash in the waterways can cause wildlife harm
  • The Astronomy Night Hike
  • Working in the tide pool laboratory
  • Composting the leftover scraps from the meals
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