Our Mission

The Pescadero Conservation Alliance is devoted to restoring the ecological health of the San Mateo coast. Our Field Research Station at Gazos Creek fosters hands-on restoration, research and education in the practice of environmental stewardship.

Our Future

This is a time of "Revival" for PCA. We are building a new strategic approach and plan that we hope to unveil in 2015. This includes Program development in our three key focus areas of Restoration, Research and Education, as well as limited renovation of our Field Research Station for specialized use.

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What We're Doing

Upcoming Events

Work Party: volunteers welcome January 17, 2015, 10AM - 12:30PM for our 35th Monthly Saturday Work Party. Randy will be leading a team working in the lodge, sweeping around the cabins and repairing some windows, or you can help Maureen paint the utility room. Here are the details.

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How You Can Help

Make a Contribution

Contributions in 2014 will go toward Program Implementation and research efforts. Every dollar helps.

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PCA is building an Advisory Committee with educators, scientists and community members to help in Program Development and Implementation, event leadership and fund raising. We welcome volunteers for this or various other support efforts.

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