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Meet our SAMO Youth 2017!

“SAMO Youth started last month at Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area, with 22 pre-college students, representing 12 different high schools from the the Greater LA area and Oxnard. Get to know more about this year’s cohort and… Read More

Welcome to SAMO Youth 2017!

Santa Monica Mountains Fund has hired 22 students from Los Angeles and Oxnard to work with the NPS for the next eight weeks, helping to conserve and protect the Santa Monica Mountains.

Spring Celebration Success!

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

SENATOR TO RECOGNIZE WOMEN’S CONTRIBUTIONS TO THE SANTA MONICA MOUNTAINS AT KING GILLETTE RANCH EVENT MAY 7TH

Thousand Oaks, April 21, 2017: State Senator Henry Stern will highlight the importance of open space in our area and acknowledge the inspirational achievements of the many women who have campaigned for the preservation of the Santa Monica… Read More

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.