Birdwalks happening throughout the Santa Monica Mountains.
1st Sunday of the month:
Topanga State Park, Sierra Club, 8:30am
Upper Las Virgenes Canyon Preserve, SF Valley Audubon, 8:00am
Franklin Canyon, MRCA, 4:00pm
King Gillette Ranch, NPS, 8:00am
Malibu Creek State Park, SF Valley Audubon, 8:00am
Franklin Canyon, WODOC, 8:00am
Malibu Lagoon, SM Bay Aud, 8:30am (adults), 10:00am (kids/parents)
Did You Know?
Four state parks were the triumph of a grassroots movement to protect open spaces minutes from Los Angeles in the 1950s & 60s. Three women, Sue Nelson, Jill Swift, and Margo Feuer further galvanized the movement that helped make Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area a reality in 1978.