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Counties Served:

The Mount Lassen Chapter’s 200 + members reside in Butte, Glenn, Tehama, and Plumas Counties.


Mission & Activities:

The mission of CNPS is to conserve California native plants and their natural habitats; and increase understanding, appreciation, and horticultural use of native plants.

Activities of the Mount Lassen Chapter include:


Mailing Address:

Mount Lassen Chapter - CNPS
PO Box 3212
Chico, CA  95927-3212 

To Join CNPS:

Please designate Mount Lassen as your Local Chapter to be mailed its Pipevine Newsletter. You can designate another chapter and also receive its newsletter.


Calif. Invasive Plant Council (Cal-IPC): Land Manager of the Year

Jim DempseyJim Dempsey, Environmental Scientist with Calif. State Parks, was bestowed the Golden Weed Wrench Award for a decade of service to parks in the Northern Buttes District while also supporting local volunteer efforts.


Website Administrators:

Woody & Bandita Elliott

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All Activities Listed Here


Members General Meeting:

November 5, Wednesday. 7:30 PM.  Dr. Dylan Burge, newly appointed John Thomas Howell Chair of California and Western Botany, Calif. Academy of Sciences in San Francisco will present Coniferous Riches of Northern California. At: Chico Branch County Library, 1st & Sherman Ave. Chico. See video of Dr. Burge explaining significance of Plants In Serpentine (click here).


Executive Board Meeting:

November 19, Wednesday. 7:00 PM. At KarroLynn Yell's home in Oroville. All CNPS members welcome. Contact KarroLynn for location & directions, phone: 530-534-3551 email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or car pool at 6:20 PM from Chico Park & Ride (Fir St. / Hwy 32 & 99)


Field Trips:

November 1, Saturday. 8:30 AM. Drakesbad To Devils Kitchen - Lassen Volcanic National Park. Meet at Chico Park & Ride (Fir St. / Hwy 32 & 99). Leaders: Gerry Ingco phone (530 893-5123 & Wes Dempsey phone (530) 342-2293.

November 16, Sunday. 10:00 AM. Old USDA Plant Introduction Station Arboretum - Chico CA. Meet a the gate of the Mendocino Nat Forest Genetics Resource Center on Kramer Lane (from the Skyway Take Dominic south to Morrow Lane, turn left on Morrow to Cramer, follow signs to gate). Leaders: Gerry Ingco phone (530 893-5123 & Wes Dempsey phone (530) 342-2293.


Volunteer Opportunities:

See Google Calendar above and  Events Calendar at Friends of Bidwell Park link here


Member Photos:

Dudleya sp.Click Here to View More of Doug Churchill's Wildflower Photos


corn lilyClick Here To View More of Lorna Cunkle & John Meehan's Wildflower Photos