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Donate to Protect the Land You Love

Donate to Protect the Land You Love

What a winter we had! After so many years of scanty rain and bone-dry winters, I was so happy to…

Let’s Explore! Q&A with LCF Field Instructors

Let’s Explore! Q&A with LCF Field Instructors

It’s been an exciting school year out on the trails! As of today, Laguna Canyon Foundation’s education team has hosted…

Spirit of Volunteerism

Spirit of Volunteerism

Each year, OneOC recognizes volunteers for their dedicated service to our community through the Spirit of Volunteerism Awards. OC Parks…

Giving Day is April 10th!

Giving Day is April 10th!

Mark your calendars! Laguna Canyon Foundation is thrilled to announce the first ever collaborative Environmental Giving Day for Orange County.…

Emergent Invasives, the IPP, and You

Emergent Invasives, the IPP, and You

Many are surprised to hear that, second only to direct habitat destruction, invasive species pose the greatest global risk to…

What Do Volunteers Do?

What Do Volunteers Do?

Each year, Orange County Parks hosts a volunteer appreciation barbecue. Rangers and other OC Parks staff highlight selected volunteers who…

Fading Out: Are Monarchs a Thing of the Past?

Fading Out: Are Monarchs a Thing of the Past?

Monarchs. You know them, but will your grandchildren? These once common creatures are rapidly disappearing. Since the 1980s, 99.4% of…

Fun with Fungi!

Fun with Fungi!

The hills are green, and the rivers, streams, and creeks are flowing. The rain has come, and the plants and…

Why Close the Trails?

Why Close the Trails?

After four consecutive days of rain this month, bringing a record 4.5 inches within ten days, OC Parks Rangers made…

All Biking is NOT the Same

All Biking is NOT the Same

Years ago, inspired by one of the most awesome gifts my dad ever gave me – a Bianchi road bike…

Gettin’ the Job Done!

Gettin’ the Job Done!

Last week, a busload of 65 fourth graders, four teachers and two chaperones arrived from a Santa Ana elementary school…

What’s Going On in the Canyon?

What’s Going On in the Canyon?

Perhaps, as you’ve driven out of Laguna Canyon recently, you’ve noticed some changes along the side of the road across…