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OneOC Spirit of Volunteerism Awards

OneOC Spirit of Volunteerism Awards

We are grateful – especially in the difficult times we are in – to honor three of our volunteers through…

A Time for Reflection

A Time for Reflection

It seems only yesterday that our staff at Laguna Canyon Foundation was just settling into our new headquarters. We hadn’t…

Wildflower Watch

Wildflower Watch

Here in Laguna Canyon, we‘re tucked right in the middle of coastal sage scrub, an abundant plant community rich with diverse plants and wildlife. On…

It Takes a Village

It Takes a Village

Being born and raised in Laguna Canyon, I had the simple pleasure as a child of exploring the hills whenever and wherever…

‘Tis the Season

‘Tis the Season

Laguna Canyon Foundation’s Restoration Team does a variety of fieldwork in the wilderness parks and around our local cities to…

Nesting Season is Coming

Nesting Season is Coming

While hiking on the trails in Aliso and Wood Canyons Wilderness Park, I heard a bird call. I looked up…

A New Look for Laguna Ridge Trail

A New Look for Laguna Ridge Trail

Amid the quail calls, bobcat tracks in fresh mud, and beautiful views stretching from the ocean to the Santa Ana…

Wintertime Fun in the Canyon: Listen, Observe, Explore

Wintertime Fun in the Canyon: Listen, Observe, Explore

The winter months in Laguna Canyon are rich with opportunities to explore the wilderness, make observations and take in the…

Wild. Pristine. Fragile.

Wild. Pristine. Fragile.

I just got back from a backpacking trip along the Trans-Catalina Trail. Forty miles and 17,000 feet of cumulative elevation…

Laguna Canyon Foundation in Full Force at Cal-IPC Symposium

Laguna Canyon Foundation in Full Force at Cal-IPC Symposium

Each year, the California Invasive Plant Council (Cal-IPC) holds a symposium where experts and attendees from all around the state…

Update on CalTrans Project for Laguna Canyon Road

Update on CalTrans Project for Laguna Canyon Road

As you might have heard, for the past few years CalTrans has been looking at widening Laguna Canyon Road near…

An Omnipresent Look

An Omnipresent Look

When my husband, Brian, and I get a chance to watch the sun set over the Pacific, his go-to line…