Jun
1
7:00 pm19:00

NBTU Board of Directors meeting

The board meetings will be held at the Marin County Office of Education building located at 1111 Las Gallinas Avenue in Terra Linda. Take Highway 101 to the Manuel T. Freitas Parkway exit, head west to Las Gallinas Avenue, take right on Las Gallinas Avenue to the 1st stop sign at Las Colindas Road. Take a left on Las Colindas and park on street. The Marin County Office of Education building is on the corner of Las Gallinas & Las Colindas Road. The meeting is held in the conference room in the Marin County Office of Education building. Click for map

Northbound Directions
Take Freitas Parkway exit, veer left over the overpass onto Freitas Parkway, head west through 2 stoplights, take right turn at next stoplight which is Las Gallinas Avenue, head north on Las Gallinas Avenue to stop sign, the Marin County Office of Education building is on left side of the street at the corner of Las Gallinas and Las Colindas Road.

Southbound Directions
Take Freitas Parkway exit, veer right onto Freitas Parkway, head west through 1 stoplight, take right turn at next stoplight which is Las Gallinas Avenue, head north on Las Gallinas Avenue to stop sign, the Marin County Office of Education building is on left side of the street at the corner of Las Gallinas and Las Colindas Road.

Jun
24
Jun 25

Lake Manzanita trip

NBTU 2017 OUTING

This year's outing to Manzanita Lake Campground will be over the June

24th weekend.  Manzanita Lake is at the north entrance of Lassen Volcanic

National Park and about 4 hrs. from the Bay Area. There are opportunities

for fishing, kayaking, hiking and site seeing. Kayaks may be rented and float

tube fishing or small non-motorized boats are a great way to hunt down the

brown and rainbow trout.

Camping facilities include tenting, self-contained RV sites and sleeping

cabins near the lake.  Housekeeping cabins are available in Viola (10

minutes from Manzanita Lake).  For cabin reservations see

http://brokeoffcabins.com/prices.html.  NBTU will be hosting a 6 PM pot

luck on Saturday the 24th at campsite C11 (Starn).  You bring one item,

your drink and we will supply the BBQ meat and Settlers Beans.

Please send dinner reservations to gstarn@sbcglobal.net or 415 883-7447

so that we can plan dinner.

You must RSVP for the dinner.  We will send hatch information provided

by Fred Mack who will be on hand to assist with fishing. Hatch info will

be sent to those who sign up for the BBQ with George Starn.

It is imperative that you make reservations for camp sites ASAP as

there are a few left in C loop. B loop is first come but fills quickly. A loop

is booked.

http://www.reserveamerica.com/camping/Manzanita_Lake/r/campgroundDetails.do?page

=details&contractCode=NRSO&parkId=74045&topTabIndex=CampingSpot

or call 1-877-444- 6777

Sep
7
7:00 pm19:00

NBTU Board of Directors meeting

The board meetings will be held at the Marin County Office of Education building located at 1111 Las Gallinas Avenue in Terra Linda. Take Highway 101 to the Manuel T. Freitas Parkway exit, head west to Las Gallinas Avenue, take right on Las Gallinas Avenue to the 1st stop sign at Las Colindas Road. Take a left on Las Colindas and park on street. The Marin County Office of Education building is on the corner of Las Gallinas & Las Colindas Road. The meeting is held in the conference room in the Marin County Office of Education building. Click for map

Northbound Directions
Take Freitas Parkway exit, veer left over the overpass onto Freitas Parkway, head west through 2 stoplights, take right turn at next stoplight which is Las Gallinas Avenue, head north on Las Gallinas Avenue to stop sign, the Marin County Office of Education building is on left side of the street at the corner of Las Gallinas and Las Colindas Road.

Southbound Directions
Take Freitas Parkway exit, veer right onto Freitas Parkway, head west through 1 stoplight, take right turn at next stoplight which is Las Gallinas Avenue, head north on Las Gallinas Avenue to stop sign, the Marin County Office of Education building is on left side of the street at the corner of Las Gallinas and Las Colindas Road.

Oct
5
7:00 pm19:00

NBTU Board of Directors meeting

The board meetings will be held at the Marin County Office of Education building located at 1111 Las Gallinas Avenue in Terra Linda. Take Highway 101 to the Manuel T. Freitas Parkway exit, head west to Las Gallinas Avenue, take right on Las Gallinas Avenue to the 1st stop sign at Las Colindas Road. Take a left on Las Colindas and park on street. The Marin County Office of Education building is on the corner of Las Gallinas & Las Colindas Road. The meeting is held in the conference room in the Marin County Office of Education building. Click for map

Northbound Directions
Take Freitas Parkway exit, veer left over the overpass onto Freitas Parkway, head west through 2 stoplights, take right turn at next stoplight which is Las Gallinas Avenue, head north on Las Gallinas Avenue to stop sign, the Marin County Office of Education building is on left side of the street at the corner of Las Gallinas and Las Colindas Road.

Southbound Directions
Take Freitas Parkway exit, veer right onto Freitas Parkway, head west through 1 stoplight, take right turn at next stoplight which is Las Gallinas Avenue, head north on Las Gallinas Avenue to stop sign, the Marin County Office of Education building is on left side of the street at the corner of Las Gallinas and Las Colindas Road.

Nov
2
7:00 pm19:00

NBTU Board of Directors meeting

The board meetings will be held at the Marin County Office of Education building located at 1111 Las Gallinas Avenue in Terra Linda. Take Highway 101 to the Manuel T. Freitas Parkway exit, head west to Las Gallinas Avenue, take right on Las Gallinas Avenue to the 1st stop sign at Las Colindas Road. Take a left on Las Colindas and park on street. The Marin County Office of Education building is on the corner of Las Gallinas & Las Colindas Road. The meeting is held in the conference room in the Marin County Office of Education building. Click for map

Northbound Directions
Take Freitas Parkway exit, veer left over the overpass onto Freitas Parkway, head west through 2 stoplights, take right turn at next stoplight which is Las Gallinas Avenue, head north on Las Gallinas Avenue to stop sign, the Marin County Office of Education building is on left side of the street at the corner of Las Gallinas and Las Colindas Road.

Southbound Directions
Take Freitas Parkway exit, veer right onto Freitas Parkway, head west through 1 stoplight, take right turn at next stoplight which is Las Gallinas Avenue, head north on Las Gallinas Avenue to stop sign, the Marin County Office of Education building is on left side of the street at the corner of Las Gallinas and Las Colindas Road.

Dec
7
7:00 pm19:00

NBTU Board of Directors meeting

The board meetings will be held at the Marin County Office of Education building located at 1111 Las Gallinas Avenue in Terra Linda. Take Highway 101 to the Manuel T. Freitas Parkway exit, head west to Las Gallinas Avenue, take right on Las Gallinas Avenue to the 1st stop sign at Las Colindas Road. Take a left on Las Colindas and park on street. The Marin County Office of Education building is on the corner of Las Gallinas & Las Colindas Road. The meeting is held in the conference room in the Marin County Office of Education building. Click for map

Northbound Directions
Take Freitas Parkway exit, veer left over the overpass onto Freitas Parkway, head west through 2 stoplights, take right turn at next stoplight which is Las Gallinas Avenue, head north on Las Gallinas Avenue to stop sign, the Marin County Office of Education building is on left side of the street at the corner of Las Gallinas and Las Colindas Road.

Southbound Directions
Take Freitas Parkway exit, veer right onto Freitas Parkway, head west through 1 stoplight, take right turn at next stoplight which is Las Gallinas Avenue, head north on Las Gallinas Avenue to stop sign, the Marin County Office of Education building is on left side of the street at the corner of Las Gallinas and Las Colindas Road.


May
21
9:00 am09:00

First Cast Day at the Civic Center Lagoon


This year, our 16th annual First Cast Day will occur on Sunday, May 21.  Children and their parents are invited to participate (no charge) for this event which will start at 9:00 AM at the San Rafael lagoon picnic area. Participants will rotate in groups through six stations, which will provide instruction on:
 

  • Reading the waters
  • Knot tying
  • Entomology (BUGS!)
  • Gear and rigging
  • Fly tying
  • Fly casting

 
At noon there will be a barbecue and raffle.  
Mark your calendar – we hope you can join us.

May
4
7:00 pm19:00

NBTU Board of Directors meeting

The board meetings will be held at the Marin County Office of Education building located at 1111 Las Gallinas Avenue in Terra Linda. Take Highway 101 to the Manuel T. Freitas Parkway exit, head west to Las Gallinas Avenue, take right on Las Gallinas Avenue to the 1st stop sign at Las Colindas Road. Take a left on Las Colindas and park on street. The Marin County Office of Education building is on the corner of Las Gallinas & Las Colindas Road. The meeting is held in the conference room in the Marin County Office of Education building. Click for map

Northbound Directions
Take Freitas Parkway exit, veer left over the overpass onto Freitas Parkway, head west through 2 stoplights, take right turn at next stoplight which is Las Gallinas Avenue, head north on Las Gallinas Avenue to stop sign, the Marin County Office of Education building is on left side of the street at the corner of Las Gallinas and Las Colindas Road.

Southbound Directions
Take Freitas Parkway exit, veer right onto Freitas Parkway, head west through 1 stoplight, take right turn at next stoplight which is Las Gallinas Avenue, head north on Las Gallinas Avenue to stop sign, the Marin County Office of Education building is on left side of the street at the corner of Las Gallinas and Las Colindas Road.

Apr
6
7:00 pm19:00

NBTU Board of Directors Meeting

The board meetings will be held at the Marin County Office of Education building located at 1111 Las Gallinas Avenue in Terra Linda. Take Highway 101 to the Manuel T. Freitas Parkway exit, head west to Las Gallinas Avenue, take right on Las Gallinas Avenue to the 1st stop sign at Las Colindas Road. Take a left on Las Colindas and park on street. The Marin County Office of Education building is on the corner of Las Gallinas & Las Colindas Road. The meeting is held in the conference room in the Marin County Office of Education building. Click for map

Northbound Directions
Take Freitas Parkway exit, veer left over the overpass onto Freitas Parkway, head west through 2 stoplights, take right turn at next stoplight which is Las Gallinas Avenue, head north on Las Gallinas Avenue to stop sign, the Marin County Office of Education building is on left side of the street at the corner of Las Gallinas and Las Colindas Road.

Southbound Directions
Take Freitas Parkway exit, veer right onto Freitas Parkway, head west through 1 stoplight, take right turn at next stoplight which is Las Gallinas Avenue, head north on Las Gallinas Avenue to stop sign, the Marin County Office of Education building is on left side of the street at the corner of Las Gallinas and Las Colindas Road.

Mar
21
7:00 pm19:00

A special presentation on the impact of winter rains on Marin’s salmon and steelhead

Save the Date!  Come hear about Marin County’s salmon and steelhead, how they’re faring with this year’s floods, and the steps being taken to ensure their long-term survival. Eric Ettlinger Aquatic Ecologist with the Marin Municipal Water District will be making a special presentation on this subject. Eric Ettlinger, Aquatic Ecologist for the Marin Municipal Water District since 1999, will be addressing this topic. He has a Master’s Degree in Wildland Resource Science from UC Berkeley, and has been working as the Aquatic Ecologist for the Marin Municipal Water District since 1999. His major responsibilities include monitoring populations of coho salmon, steelhead trout, and other aquatic species, and enhancing aquatic habitats, particularly through the installation of large woody debris. Eric has recently been quoted extensively on this topic in the Marin Independent Journal, the San Francisco Chronicle, and NBC. Free pizza will be served, and a no-host bar will be available. This is sure to be an interesting event, and will take place at the Marin Rod and Gun Club, located at 2675 East Francisco Boulevard, San Rafael, CA 94901, from 7 PM to 9 PM.

 

Mar
19
12:30 pm12:30

A film hosted by TU’s John Muir Chapter in Oakland

The John Muir Chapter of Trout Unlimited will be hosting a Chapter meeting and screening of DamNation, a powerful film odyssey across America exploring the sea change in our national attitude from pride in big dams as engineering wonders to the growing awareness that our own future is bound to the life and health of our rivers. Location: The New Parkway Theater, 474 24th Street, Oakland. Time: 12:30 to 2:00 PM

Mar
7
7:00 pm19:00

A program about the dangers posed by the invasive, Japanese Knotwood

Japanese Knotwood. Take control of it before it takes control of your property. Tuesday, March 7th, 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.San Geronimo Valley Community Center; 6350 Sir Francis Drake Boulevard, San Geronimo. Japanese Knotweed (Fallopia japonica) is already impacting important stream habitat and property values in critical watersheds from England to Washington State. It has been confirmed in the San Geronimo Valley Watershed, posing potential and imminent impacts to this watershed and individual property if not controlled. Organized by Marin Resource Conservation District, this FREE informal workshop is tailored for landowners to learn about Japanese knotweed, including how to identify it and how it can be managed and perhaps eradicated from the watershed. Presenters include: Sandy Guldman (homeowner outreach participation in Marin’s invasive cordgrass project); Eric Wrubel (National Park Service, knotweed identification and growth cycle); John Summers and Cassie Pinnell, (Mattole Restoration Council, knotweed control & eradication program, Mattole River Watershed). Come learn about this invasive plant & the risks it poses. Help control it in the San Geronimo Watershed. Reserve a space at: ucanr.edu/japanese_knotwood

Feb
28
7:00 pm19:00

Chapter meeting - Ed Engle, speaker

Ed Engle, one of the featured speakers at the Pleasanton fly fishing show, will be speaking on “A Guide's Tips to Fishing the Tailwaters of the West”. You can learn more about Ed at www.edengleflyfishing.com

Location: The meeting will be held at the Marin County Office of Education building located at 1111 Las Gallinas Avenue in Terra Linda. Take Highway 101 to the Manuel T. Freitas Parkway exit, head west to Las Gallinas Avenue, take right on Las Gallinas Avenue to the 1st stop sign at Las Colindas Road. Take a left on Las Colindas and park on street. The Marin County Office of Education building is on the corner of Las Gallinas & Las Colindas Road. The meeting is held in the conference room in the Marin County Office of Education building. Click for map

Northbound Directions
Take Freitas Parkway exit, veer left over the overpass onto Freitas Parkway, head west through 2 stoplights, take right turn at next stoplight which is Las Gallinas Avenue, head north on Las Gallinas Avenue to stop sign, the Marin County Office of Education building is on left side of the street at the corner of Las Gallinas and Las Colindas Road.

Southbound Directions
Take Freitas Parkway exit, veer right onto Freitas Parkway, head west through 1 stoplight, take right turn at next stoplight which is Las Gallinas Avenue, head north on Las Gallinas Avenue to stop sign, the Marin County Office of Education building is on left side of the street at the corner of Las Gallinas and Las Colindas Road.

Feb
19
Feb 20

A program about the dangers posed by the invasive, Japanese Knotwood

Take control of it before it takes control of your property. Tuesday, March 7th, 7:00 - 9:00 p.m.San Geronimo Valley Community Center; 6350 Sir Francis Drake Boulevard, San Geronimo. Japanese Knotweed (Fallopia japonica) is already impacting important stream habitat and property values in critical watersheds from New England to Washington State. It has been confirmed in the San Geronimo Valley Watershed, posing potential and imminent impacts to this watershed and individual property if not controlled. Organized by Marin Resource Conservation District, this FREE informal workshop is tailored for landowners to learn about Japanese Knotweed, including how to identify it and how it can be managed and perhaps eradicated from the watershed. Presenters include: Sandy Guldman (homeowner outreach participation in Marin’s invasive cordgrass project); Eric Wrubel (National Park Service, Knotweed identification and growth cycle); John Summers and Cassie Pinnell, (Mattole Restoration Council, Knotweed control & eradication program, Mattole River Watershed). Come learn about this invasive plant & the risks it poses. Help control it in the San Geronimo Watershed. Reserve a space at: ucanr.edu/japanese_knotwood

Feb
2
7:00 pm19:00

NBTU Board of Directors meeting

The board meetings will be held at the Marin County Office of Education building located at 1111 Las Gallinas Avenue in Terra Linda. Take Highway 101 to the Manuel T. Freitas Parkway exit, head west to Las Gallinas Avenue, take right on Las Gallinas Avenue to the 1st stop sign at Las Colindas Road. Take a left on Las Colindas and park on street. The Marin County Office of Education building is on the corner of Las Gallinas & Las Colindas Road. The meeting is held in the conference room in the Marin County Office of Education building. Click for map

Northbound Directions
Take Freitas Parkway exit, veer left over the overpass onto Freitas Parkway, head west through 2 stoplights, take right turn at next stoplight which is Las Gallinas Avenue, head north on Las Gallinas Avenue to stop sign, the Marin County Office of Education building is on left side of the street at the corner of Las Gallinas and Las Colindas Road.

Southbound Directions
Take Freitas Parkway exit, veer right onto Freitas Parkway, head west through 1 stoplight, take right turn at next stoplight which is Las Gallinas Avenue, head north on Las Gallinas Avenue to stop sign, the Marin County Office of Education building is on left side of the street at the corner of Las Gallinas and Las Colindas Road.

Nov
15
7:00 pm19:00

Conserving Putah Creek

 

Conserving Putah Creek November 15

Time: 7:00pm

Place: TBA

Sam Sedillo, Regional Director for Trout Unlimited, talks about ongoing programs to conserve and improve this beautiful little local watershed which can produce outsize trout.