People are a part of nature, not apart from it, and the health of humans and lands are intertwined. Biodiversity Initiatives move people from understanding to action in the promotion of California’s tremendous biodiversity.
We ask questions about the world and seek to answer them through observation and learning. Understanding then leads to action.
Learning what plants live in our state and where creates better understanding and decision making.
Gauging your site conditions will help you choose the right native plants for your garden and bring beauty and pollinators to your site!
Much-loved places in Northwestern California are graced with extraordinary landscapes, abundant native plants, and wild and scenic rivers.
Learn about the plants united by one common theme–we lack the necessary information to assign them to one of the other ranks or to reject them.