June 11, 2019

As one of our most interesting and involved members, the ACCPF Board selected Hugh Marquez to be this month’s 'Featured Member.’

June 8, 2019

Help us "turn screen time into green time" this summer. Let's all get outside!

February 5, 2018

A quick quiz.  What do the following all have in common:  Coyotes, snakes, deer, fox, ground squirrels, egrets, nesting herons, pheasants, jackrabbits, wild turkeys and turkey vultures, goats and sheep?   If you answered that they are all animals, of course you would b...

August 8, 2017

In early August, I had the pleasure taking a Wetlands walk with Becky Peterson, Member and Community Relations Director of the Napa Valley Vintners.

July 3, 2017

Turkeys, jackrabbits, coyotes, bobcats, snakes, deer, lizards, golden eagles, hawks, and on and on. These are just a few of the critters that can be found at Newell Open Space. We, in American Canyon, are so lucky to have access to such wonderful, diverse, and healthy...

March 28, 2017

This interview holds a few special places in my heart. “Why?” you may ask.

Well... I’m glad you asked!

First, I’m a youth enthusiast. Whenever I have the opportunity to do leadership work with our youth, I feel charged up. I am inspired to be more courageous after having...

January 11, 2017

Thinking back to your childhood, chances are you probably grew up roaming the neighborhood with strict instructions from your mom not to come back until dinnertime. Like many other children, I spent endless afternoons with neighborhood kids creating simple games, playi...

November 4, 2016

Air – 4th in the series on the American Canyon Wetlands

Air – Earth’s ether. The medium that eludes sight, as it tickles touch. First on the list of the things we can’t live without.

As we have explored in this series, the Wetlands is a place of water and it's a pla...