Around the Watershed

Fall Internship Opportunity

We are now accepting internship applications for the Fall semester!

This internship provides students the opportunity to enhance their understanding of our local watershed ecosystem, build important hands-on skills necessary to enter the field of environmental restoration, and support the restoration of degraded areas within the watershed, including riparian corridors, vernal pools, and wetlands.

Application deadline: Friday, July 26, 2024.

Read more about this exciting opportunity
and find out how to apply!

Community Education

Walks, Talks, and Classes

Whether you’d like to learn a new skill, enjoy the outdoors, or attend an event with your family, we offer a variety of offerings to deepen your appreciation for the Laguna de Santa Rosa.


An Evening of Plein Air Painting & Drawing
Thursday, August 8, 2024. 6:00 – 8:30 pm

Art Walk: Gallery & Garden Open at LEC
Saturday, August 24, 2024. 1:00 – 3:00 pm

More Events


Laguna Guides Training

Looking for a meaningful way to volunteer? Join the Laguna Education Team as a Laguna Guide and help our community events thrive!

We offer a wide range of presentations, outings, and workshops to deepen our appreciation for the Laguna de Santa Rosa, connect with nature, and inspire a vibrant community dedicated to lifelong learning. These educational and outreach events are not possible without volunteer support!

Training starts in September - Check out the Laguna Guides training schedule here.

Heron Hall Exhibit

dintiman"The Last Coho"
Photography by
Kaare Iverson

On display through August. 30, 2024

Gallery Open by Appointment Only
Maggie Hart to schedule your visit. Appointments open Monday - Friday.

What is the Laguna de Santa Rosa?

Laguna Restoration Plan

This plan, developed with S.F. Estuary Institute, Sonoma Water, and CDFW, provides a comprehensive strategy for rejuvenating habitats along the Laguna.

Click here to read more.