Honoree: Lane Calvert
Honored by: OC Parks
Cause Area: Animals & Environment
OC Parks Upper Newport Bay staff nominates Lane Calvert for the OneOC Spirit of Volunteerism Award. Lane has volunteered just over 800 volunteer hours since he first became a volunteer for the Upper Newport Bay in 1991. He’s been helping out at the Muth Interpretive Center since it opened in 2001. He’s been known to fill in and lead many interpretive hikes, introducing all to the wonders of Upper Newport Bay Nature Pre
serve. You’ll often see him at an earth day or outreach booth too. His wife and fellow naturalist, Connie, joins him when she’s not volunteering at the hospital.