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Los Padres ForestWatch is a community-based nonprofit organization that works to preserve and restore the forests, mountain streams, rolling hills, wetlands, coastal areas, and wildlife of this spectacular area.

News Items

Congress Proposes to Allow Disposal of Federal Lands

Resolution could allow for federal lands to be sold to private interests.

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West Cuesta Ridge “Shooters” Cleanup

Collaborative efforts in SLO County result in hundreds of pounds of microtrash removed.

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County Approves Oil Wells Along Popular Hiking Trail in Santa Paula Canyon

ForestWatch Files Appeal to Planning Commission, Citing Violations of State Law

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Draft Report Reveals Significant Environmental Impacts of Fracking in Ventura County’s Sespe Oil Field

State Identifies Significant & Unavoid- able Impacts to Wildlife, Water Quality, & Public Safety in Sespe Oil Field

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