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National Trails Day

National Trails Day – Free Guided Nature Hikes and Walks Celebrate National Trails Day with free guided nature hikes and walks Saturday June 6, 2015 In celebration of the American Hiking Society’s National Trails Day, the Ojai Valley Land Conservancy... 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 »

WAO: Urban Carnivores

WAO: Urban Carnivores WILD ABOUT OJAI: Environmental Learning Series Saturday, June 20, 2015 10:00 am OVLC Office 370 W. Baldwin Road Bldg. A4 JENNY McCARTHY Wildlife in our Backyard:... 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 »