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.
Welcome to the Siskiyou Field Institute SFI, where people come to learn about and explore the amazing Klamath-Siskiyou bioregion, a land of steep mountains, wild rivers and unusual diversity of species and habitats. SFI is the conduit for the region's leading scientists and naturalists to share their passion and knowledge with the public each year through dynamic field courses and SFI Youth Education Programs.
We are proud to offer high quality programming for all ages. The Institute provides a wide variety of courses on topics from lichen identification to snorkeling with local salmon! Most count towards our Naturalist Certificate program. Appealing to kids in our community, curious teens, developing professionals or lifelong learners, there's something for everyone at the Siskiyou Field Institute!
Siskiyou Field Institute facilitates researchers and other academic groups during the field season. Our convenient location allows all students and scholars immediate access to the rare and pristine landscape of the Klamath-Siskiyou bioregion. Click on Deer Creek Center History to find out more about our site!