The Wetlands Nature Center and miles of trails are part of a city public works and parks project. The center, open on…More the weekends, features displays about the local ecosystem in English and Spanish. Guided tours are offered on Sunday afternoons but the trails - including four miles of paved paths and 23 trail entrances in neighborhoods all over the city - are open all the time. The center welcomes student groups, and several adult education classes, including a birding program, also use the facility.
Take a guided Exploration Walk Sundays at 1:30 p.m.
Landmark Elementary School 235 Ohlone Pky, Watsonville, CA95076 This K-5 school is located in a neighborhood of new housing developments on the southwest side of Watosnville. It's…More close to the city's wetlands trail system, creating an instant science lab for students. The majority of students come from low-income families and many are learning English, but the school saw its state test scores improve in 2009.