Friends of the Dunes is dedicated to conserving the natural diversity of coastal environments in Humboldt County, California, through community supported education and stewardship programs.
10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Wednesday - Sunday
Closed Monday, Tuesday
Grab your shovels and get your team together for the Sand Sculpture Festival!
See: Sand Sculpture Festival for more information.
We are offering sessions of summer camps that allow participants to visit to our local beaches, dunes, wetlands, and coastal forests while learning about nature through inquiry based learning and creative expression.
See: Summer Camps for more information.
Help restore the dune ecosystem on the Friends of the Dunes property by removing invasive plants.
See: Calendar of Events for more information.
Our annual Sand Sculpture Festival will take place on Saturday, July 28 in a new location: the Samoa Drag Strip. Click for details.
Friends of the Dunes is now recruiting experienced and active volunteers to join the Board of Directors and its subcommittees. We are looking for individuals who share a love of our coastal dune system and who have strong backgrounds in one or more of the following: finance, human resources, strategic planning, fundraising, non-profit work, event planning, and grant writing. For more information and an application, please see our Board of Directors page. You can also contact our Board President:
John St. Marie
We want to send a HUGE shout out to Wildberries Marketplace for including Friends of the Dunes in their non-profit change round-up program! We appreciate all that Wildberries Marketplace does for Friends of the Dunes, and for our community, so please show them your support. And when you're at the register, please consider donating to Friends of the Dunes and join us in conserving our amazing coastal environments for future generations!