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Think Beyond Bear Ears

Check out this outstanding article by Glenn Nelson in Outside Magazine. It discusses the importance of open spaces near our cities to people of color, and features our food truck: LA Ranger Troca. Link to the article is HERE

Ballard Mountain Event

The Fund was so privileged to honor the Ballard family at our event to mark the name change of Ballard Mountain February 11th during African American History Month. ABC 7 news covered the story: Click Here

Acorn: Ballard Mountain Event

The Acorn released an informative piece about our Ballard Mountain Event that is to occur, Sunday February 11th, 2018… To read more of the article written in The Acorn: http://bit.ly/2EqvV9b

Donation Helps Pumas get “Collared”

The Acorn (9/13, Staff) posted a photo of SAMO Fund’s Teresa Norris and summer intern Alex Repko posing with a P-22 cutout and a mountain lion collar. Oak Park Unified School District donated $1,800 to go towards a new… Read More

Lottery Dates Announced for Guided Backbone Trail Hike

Thousand Oaks, CA – Members of the public interested in experiencing the 67-mile Backbone Trail across the Santa Monica Mountains will soon be able to have a chance to apply for the National Park Service’s 15th annual group-led… Read More