Presidio Forest Stewards

​​​​Help the Presidio Trust Forestry Crew take care of young trees in the Presidio’s reforestation areas. Volunteers assist with maintenance through weeding, mulching, and other stewardship activities.

​When

First​ and Second Fridays, 9 am to Noon. 

​Meeting Location

Meet at the Inspiration Point Overlook at 9 am. Volunteers will be transported by van to project sites.

​Project Sites

Friday, May 6: Brooks Reforestation Site
Friday, May 13: Brooks Reforestation Site
Care for young trees to the sounds and sights of the Pacific Ocean. With the recent rains followed by beautiful sunny weather, weeds are bolting right now and we need to check them back. For the experienced and tenacious weeder there are narrow leaf ice plants aplenty. 

​Contact Information

(415) 561-5332 or volunteer@presidio.gov

​How To Participate

Individuals and families or groups of 4 people or fewer are welcome to attend without pre-registration. Simply show up at the appropriate meeting location for sign in and to complete an agreement form (first visit only). Volunteers under 18 years must bring a waiver form signed by their parent/guardian. See below for details.

Groups of five people or more may require special arrangements and must be confirmed in advance. Visit Group Service Projects for details.

​Age Requirements

All ages are welcome. If bringing youth under age 15, please read the Youth and Family Guidelines.

​What to Wear

Be prepared! Wear clothes that can get dirty, layers for changing weather, and rain gear if necessary. Long pants and sturdy closed-toe shoes are required (no shorts or sandals). Bring a hat and/or sunglasses and wear sunscreen.

​What to Bring

Bring the appropriate waiver forms (see below). Bring a reusable water bottle. Water stations will be available for refills. All necessary tools, supplies, and gloves will be provided.

​Skill Requirements

No experience is necessary. Training will be provided.

Weather

This program is rain or shine. If it is raining, please bring rain gear.

​Community Service Hours

This program fulfills community service requirements.

​Volunteer Agreement Forms (Please bring the completed forms to the project). 

Adult Volunteers - complete the Presidio Trust Volunteer Agreement​​​​