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Chumash History

Chumash History in the Ojai Valley Wild About Ojai: Environmental Learning Series The Chumash in the Ojai Valley The History, Culture and Plant Knowledge of the Chumash People Part 1: Julie Tumamait Saturday, Feb. 7 2:00... Read More »

Stewardship Director

Rick Bisaccia Named Stewardship Director In recognition of the importance of land management to the preserves managed by the Ojai Valley Land Conservancy (OVLC), the OVLC has created the new senior-level position of Stewardship Director. The Stewardship Director oversees all... Read More »

VRP Grows

Ventura River Preserve Getting Bigger The Ojai Valley Land Conservancy purchased a critical 29 acre property adjacent to the Ventura River Preserve this week. The property lies between the heavily... Read More »

Native Plant Event

Cluff Vista Park Planting Day Saturday, January 24 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Cluff Vista Park As part of an ongoing partnership with the City of Ojai and the Ojai Valley Land Conservancy, an opportunity... Read More »

Fowl Weather

Fowl Weather Friends The Ojai Meadow Preserve is a veritable cornucopia of ecological systems, one of the most popular and dramatic being the wetlands.  Storm runoff which used to pour down the hills and flood Highway 33 is... Read More »

VRP Trails

The Hardly Definitive Guide to the VRP Trail System Part 1 I’m not going to mince words here, or try to shoehorn a 68 point Scrabble word, the Ventura River Preserve is awesome.  I am a wee bit biased;  I live... Read More »

Volunteers Needed!

Volunteers Needed for a Native Grass Planting Calling all volunteers! On the Saturday January 24, from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m., OVLC Restoration Program Manager Jill Taylor, and Nursery Manager Ron Singer, are having a native grass... 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 »

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 »