Spring 2022 News
Latest happenings in and around China Camp State Park
In this issue:
Kiosk Rehab | Spring Wildflowers | Dutra Gift | Oysters
Volunteer Spotlight | Monarchs | New Staff | Virtual Tour | In Memoriam
Jeff Craemer comes to the rescue of aging Back Ranch Meadows kiosk
One of our most generous contributors underwrites the overhaul of this small but important structure.
Catching the wildflower show at China Camp
Tap into the beauty of China Camp this spring. Learn where and when to find colorful blooms throughout the park.
Gravel is a gift of gold from Dutra Group
Digging into the restoration of Shoreline Trail continued this spring, boosted by a big gift from Dutra Group.
Little bivalve, big impact: oyster research sheds light on bay health
Find out how a little oyster that thrives along our shores can make a huge difference in the health of San Francisco Bay.
China Camp Champion
Spotlight on Claire Golan
Meet Claire Golan, volunteer who goes the extra mile for China Camp, picking up trash to keep the park beautiful.
Helping monarchs in Marin County
Discover how you can help increase local populations of monarch butterflies with these smart tips.
In the news
Lucinda Colberg joins staff
Member services are getting a boost with the hiring of longtime volunteer Lucinda Colberg.
New 360-degree virtual tours of China Camp now online
With help from specialized technology, FOCC has created an easy-to-use online tour of our historic museum and cafe.
In Memoriam: Paul Storm
From his friendships with original residents to his work as a museum docent, Paul Storm gave China Camp his all.