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National Trails Day

National Trails Day 2015 In celebration of 2015 National Trails Day the OVLC led hikes for the public in each of the preserves. It was a day of beautiful views, exciting wildlife sightings, and all together... Read More »

Bird Walk Checklist

Bird Walk Checklist We had a fabulous bird walk at the Ojai Meadows Preserve this past Saturday with Jesse Grantham. Here is the list of the birds we saw, as a few photographs... Read More »

Shop for OVLC

Shop on Amazon – Support OVLC! Now you can shop and support the Ojai Valley Land Conservancy at the same time! Through the AmazonSmile Foundation a portion of all your purchases will be donated to the... Read More »


Adopt-a-Trail Agreement Signed With the ink barely dry on a new Adopt-a-Trail agreement for parts of the Foothill Trail, volunteers got busy recently doing needed maintenance. When the Ojai Valley Land Conservancy (OVLC) purchased what is now the... Read More »

Protected Forever

Last Section of the Fuelbreak Road Trail Protected Forever Ojai’s front country trails got another “leg up” this month with a donated easement to the Ojai Valley Land Conservancy (OVLC) for the final section of OVLC’s Fuelbreak Road Trail.... Read More »

1% for Ojai Launches

1% for Ojai Launches The Ojai Valley Land Conservancy (OVLC) manages approximately 2,000 acres for public use at a cost of $100,000 per year. Essential trail maintenance, preserve infrastructure repairs (such as fencing and... Read More »

Mother Nature’s Child

WAO: MOTHER NATURE’S CHILD Film and Panel Discussion   WILD ABOUT OJAI: Environmental Learning Series Saturday, August 15, 2015 10 AM – 12 PM OVLC Office 370 W. Baldwin Rd. Ojai MOTHER NATURE’S CHILD... Read More »

Kennedy or Bust

Kennedy Ridge or Bust The Kennedy Ridge Trail and OVLC Stewardship Director were featured in a great article by Ray Ford in the Santa Barbara Independent this week:   As you ascend the switchbacks... Read More »

Save the Birds

Love Them, Leash Them, and Help Save the Birds As Ojai’s people welcome the new calendar year, Ojai’s birds are anticipating the upcoming nesting/migration season (February through September). In no other place is this more important than at the... Read More »