Parents & Teachers

The Conservancy offers outdoor education opportunities for students of all ages. Our school-based programs support and enhance the California State Science and History Curricula.​

Field Trip Waiver

Download and print the Santa Lucia Conservancy liability release form here.

Outdoor Education with the Conservancy

The Conservancy’s outdoor education programs are free and available to public, charter and public schools, home school programs, and groups like scouts and 4-H. Our field based classes are consistent with Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS). Learn more.

Meet our Educators

Since 1999, over 24,500 students and 12,000 adults have participated in The Conservancy’s education program. Learn more.

History of The Preserve

Learn about the rich history of this place before it was The Santa Lucia Preserve. Learn more.

Endangered Species

The 20,000 acres of The Preserve include habitat for six endangered species. Learn about these special critters here!

Field Guides

There is so much to discover on The Preserve. Download our field guides for your next outdoor adventure!

The Santa Lucia Conservancy

We work with the community of The Santa Lucia Preserve to sustain the natural beauty and wild character of 20,000 acres of central California's rugged terrain.