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Join our Dune Ecosystem Restoration Team (DERT) in removing non-native, invasive plants from our coastal dunes environments in order to make room for more natural diversity. To learn more about common invasive plants in the dunes, visit our Science & Nature page.


DERT Workdays take place two times a month at the times and locations listed below. Please wear layers, closed-toed shoes, and bring water. Plant identification lessons will be provided.

Every 2nd Saturday of the month from 10 am to 1 pm 

Humboldt Coastal Nature Center

Every 3rd Sunday of the month from 10 am to 1 pm 

Ma-le'l Dunes North

Please see our Calendar of Events for our upcoming scheduled workdays. Email restoration@friendsofthedunes if you have any questions. 

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