To Our Ojai Community:

Thank you for your patience and understanding as we recover from the damage from the Thomas Fire on our trails. In the coming months trails will likely open and close depending on rain and changing trail conditions. Click here for current information and trail notifications »

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From the Director

FROM THE DIRECTOR / NOVEMBER 2022 Having spent my professional career in conservation nonprofits, I was deeply moved and encouraged by the Chouinard family’s recent decision to dedicate nearly all of their wealth from Patagonia to... Read More »


All About Ojai: Diurnal Raptor Identification and Ecology On Thursday, January 26 Lizzy Chouinard will be presenting, "Diurnal Raptor Identification and Ecology: Ojai Valley Edition." Learn the basics to identify and differentiate our local raptors with some intermediate to expert tips! In this... Read More »

Adopter Program

JOIN OUR ADOPTER PROGRAM Wish you could volunteer on your own schedule? Now you can! We’re very excited to announce that with funding from the Ojai Women’s Fund we are starting our Volunteer Adopter... Read More »


STEWARDSHIP / NOVEMBER 2022  Well-versed volunteers have been invaluable at Valley View Preserve over the past few months. A substantial amount of work has been underway on the network of trails at the preserve,... Read More »


Seek the Creek Save the date for our Community Workshops—February 23 & 25, 2023 The Ojai Valley Land Conservancy is conducting a community visioning process for the future removal and restoration of the... Read More »

Annual Report

2022 FISCAL YEAR ANNUAL REPORT Fiscal year 2022 (July 2021-June 2022) proved to be an eventful year for OVLC that can best be summarized as building our resilience at an... Read More »


RESTORATION / NOVEMBER 2022 In recognition of her critical role in the Ojai Valley Land Conservancy’s growth and success, Vivon Crawford has been named Restoration Program Director. We welcomed Vivon as Restoration Program Manager... Read More »

Rewild Ojai

REWILD OJAI Climate change is fueling landscape-scale shifts in our wildlands— the breadth and scale of human impacts across the globe have fundamentally altered plant communities, damaged ecosystems, and fragmented habitats. Reversing... Read More »

OVLC Store

OVLC Store We're proud to offer the highest quality, most unique merchandise on the market today. From our family to yours, we put lots of love and careful attention in each item.... Read More »