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Spring Celebration Success!

The honorees of our May 7th Spring Celebration: Read more about the event and the women who were honored

Honored Women of the Santa Monica Mountains

(About the picture above: at center are Jill Swift, Sue Nelson and Margot Feuer, considered the “Mothers” of the Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area. Some of the notable women who carry on the fight are, clockwise from… Read More

Remembering Tony Beilenson

Today, the blessed silence of the Santa Monica Mountains takes on a more somber meaning as we remember one of the mountains’ most significant champions, Anthony C. Beilenson …. a quiet visionary, leader and friend.

Local Celebrities in the New Yorker

Mountain lions P-45 and P-22 were recently featured in the New Yorker. See what they said about our local mountain lions and the dangers they face.

Science Day at the Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area

Every year in February SAMO Fund supports the SAMO Science Day at park HQ. Researchers from all over the area came to share their findings with eager listeners about national park wildlife, experiments they’ve conducted, and long-term effects of the drought. Hear about some of the presenters we listened to!

The Year Ahead

A preview of a busy 2017! Learn more about our upcoming fundraiser, programs with the National Park Service, and how we’re partnering up with REI to get people involved and outside.