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Archive for January, 2012

May 5, Restoration Tour of the Ojai Meadows Preserve

By on January 17, 2012 in Events with 3 Comments

May 5, 2012 8:30 AM to ~ 9:30 AM Meet at the pull out off Highway 33 just west of Nordhoff HS for a guided hike of the Ojai Meadows Preserve led by OVLC Conservation Director, former long time Executive Director of the Land Conservancy of San Luis Obispo, and restroation author, Brian Stark.  Brian Stark […]

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May 5, Tour the Ventura River Preserve

By on January 17, 2012 in Events with 0 Comments

May 5, 2012 8:30 AM to ~ 10:30 AM Meet at the Riverview Trailhead for a guided hike of the Ventura River Preserve led by retired Professor Art Vander.  This hike is free to everyone. Join us and bring your friends. Bring water and sturdy shoes. This is a gentle walk, but the terrain can […]

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April 7, Hike Kennedy Ridge Trail with trail guide author, Craig Carey and OVLC Preserve Manager, Rick Bisaccia

By on January 16, 2012 in Events with 0 Comments
April 7, Hike Kennedy Ridge Trail with trail guide author, Craig Carey and OVLC Preserve Manager, Rick Bisaccia

Meet at the 10:00 AM at the Oso Road Trailhead on the Ventura River Preserve.  The group will return to their cars around 2:00 PM.  Author and back country expert Craig Carey (www.craigrcarey.com) will lead a hike with OVLC Preserve Manager Rick Bisaccia up the fairly new Kennedy Ridge Trail on the Ventura River Preserve.  […]

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www.venturawatershed.org

By on January 16, 2012 in Around Our Valley with 0 Comments

www.venturawatershed.org   For everything related to the Ventura River watershed please go to the website above or contact Lorraine Walter at lorraine@ovlc.org .  You may also call OVLC at 805 649 6852 to ask for Lorraine or select the extension of the Ventura River Watershed Coordinator.

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Coordinating a Watershed by OVLC’s Ventura River Watershed Coordinator, Lorraine Walter

By on January 16, 2012 in News with 0 Comments
Coordinating a Watershed by OVLC’s Ventura River Watershed Coordinator, Lorraine Walter

Blank stares. That’s what I get when I tell people I’m a watershed coordinator. The job title even stumped staff at the California Regional Water Quality Control Board this week when I called. The staff person interrogated me for several minutes about what a watershed coordinator does, and then his final question was, “Why?” It’s […]

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New Adopt-A-Meadow Program Underway

By on January 16, 2012 in News with 2 Comments
New Adopt-A-Meadow Program Underway

Girls playing at the Ojai Meadows Preserve Adopt-A-Meadow Program: At The Ojai Meadows Preserve Have you ever wondered what it would feel like to be personally responsible for creating a wildflower meadow? I would tell you how great it feels, but it wouldn’t be the same as feeling it yourself. For those that would like […]

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