News Category | Wilderness RSS feed for this section

ForestWatch Volunteers Clean Up Santa Paula Canyon

Over 125 pounds of trash was removed from along the trail and near popular swimming holes.

Read full story Comments are closed

Volunteers Clean Up Sespe Creek and Piedra Blanca

Volunteers remove over 100 pounds of trash from Piedra Blanca area.

Read full story Comments are closed

Congress Advances Legislation Attacking National Forest Protections

ForestWatch and other conservation groups around the country oppose the bill.

Read full story Comments are closed

New Trail Plan Near Lake Piru Approved, Access Fees to Remain

Federal agency overseeing Santa Felicia Dam approves plan to facilitate forest trail access that includes steep fees.

Read full story Comments are closed

ForestWatch’s 2016 Top Accomplishments

A look back at some of the big things that happened in 2016!

Read full story Comments are closed

VICTORY: Oil Drilling and Fracking Plan Halted Indefinitely

Forest Service indefinitely halts plan to lease 52,000 acres of the Los Padres National Forest to the oil industry.

Read full story Comments are closed

Massive Network of Roads Planned for Protected Area near Figueroa Mountain

ForestWatch Files Formal Objection to Commercial Livestock Grazing Operation in Happy Canyon

Read full story Comments are closed

LUSH Cosmetics Volunteers Clean Up Shooting Site

28 volunteers removed over 400 pounds of trash and debris from site.

Read full story Comments are closed

Legislation Announced to Benefit Wilderness, Watersheds, and Recreation in the Los Padres and Carrizo Plain

Nearly 250,000 acres of wilderness could be added.

Read full story Comments are closed

Forest Service Issues Final Decision Rejecting New Wilderness in Los Padres National Forest

None of the viable 421,000 acres will be protected as wilderness

Read full story Comments are closed