• Since 1942

    Helping People Help The Land

  • Community Benefits

    Conservation Works When We Work Together

  • Solutions

    Local, Voluntary, Collaborative

  • Working for

    Healthy Lands, Thriving Economies, & Resilient Communities

Reducing Wildfire Risk and Improving Wildlife Habitat in Santa Cruz County

In 2015 the Graham Hill Road corridor was identified as a high priority fuel load reduction project due to the importance as an evacuation route and the opportunity to benefit the rare Sand Hills habitat. Since then, we have completed over 20 acres of critical work to improve the area through a collaboration with Cal Fire, Henry Cowell State Park, Bonny Doon Fire Safe Council and private landowners with funding from Cal Fire and PG&E. It takes the work of many people, groups and agencies with varying interest coming together to get these projects done.

Our Priorities


Protect and restore wildlife habitat and species


Protect and restore
soil quality


Protect and restore water resources


Promote Forest Health and Fire Resiliency


Promote Resiliency to Climate Change

Our Services

Supporting Local Farmers and Landowners

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