Welcome to Siskiyou Field Institute,
where learning is a daily adventure!
The mission of the Siskiyou Field Institute is to increase the
understanding of, and connection to the Klamath-Siskiyou
ecoregion through education, scientific research,
and public engagement.
We provide educational trails for you to explore our intriguing bioregion —
whether you're an adventure seeker, simply want to join a guided hike
or are a professional wanting to enhance your job skills.
Our adult education courses combine the best of classroom and field
experiences in the natural sciences. The instructors are top experts
in our bioregion, specializing in subjects from aquatic invertebrates
SFI youth education programs are specifically designed
to align with Next Generation Science Standards created
by a partnership of the National Research Council, the National
Science Teachers Association, the American Association
for the Advancement of Science, and Achieve.
Thank You for a Wonderful Open House on December 4th!
About 75 supporters and new friends attended our Open House, enjoying
the festivities, firelight, food and a special program on climate change
in our region presented by Tom Atzet. Over $1200 was donated toward
our Winter Appeal match goal of $6500 pledged by an anonymous donor.
Special Thanks to: Tom Atzet, Karen Chase, and the other SFI board members
plus Jim Ince for providing the good brews.
Winter Hours at SFI: We will close for Christmas on December 24-26 and
New Year's on December 31-January 2 but will remain open for lodging and
other services with regular office hours of 9-5 M-F in December.
Stay Tuned for 2017 at SFI
Our 2017 field course catalog will be available in February.
Attention, teachers: If you're interested in bringing your class out to SFI in 2017 for Youth Education Programs, please contact us at 541-597-8530, extension 315 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.