Special Interest Group: Citizen Science & Nature Diaries


Group Leaders: Michele Olsen & Gisela Rohde 

Explore nature and contribute to scientific research. Learn about public participation in data collection, finding projects, and reporting observations. Create a nature diary that captures information through sketches, measurements, charts, written descriptions, and even quotes and poetry.

Special Interest Groups are available to OLLI members only.

Meets quarterly through June 30, 2023
Next meetings:
Wed., Feb. 22, 11 a.m.-1 p.m.
Wed., April 19, 12-2 p.m.

Salmon Creek Unit - Humboldt Bay National Wildlife Refuge Complex Headquarters, Visitor Center and Shorebird Loop Trail
$20   •   Class #: 43807

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Michele Olsen

Michele Olsen

Michele Olsen's interest in nature journaling has been a great joy to her, as it combines so many things that have been her life's work: science, hiking, traveling, watercolor, book arts, writing, and natural history. She also loves to teach and grow with her students. For more information, or to contact Michele, visit www.micheleolsen.com.


Gisela Rohde

Gisela Rohde

Gisela Rohde has led OLLI classes with Jerry Rohde since the beginning. She and Jerry have been exploring Humboldt County for 40 years, and have written three guidebooks to the North Coast.