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Tri-Counties land preserve hit by 2017 wildfire gets FEMA grant to help limit future fire impacts KCLU. May 10, 2023 


News in art and culture from around Ventura County - VLT legacy wall, art contest winners VC Reporter. Apr 6, 2023

Ventura Land Trust Launches 20th Anniversary Year with Community Birthday Party on Feb. 24 AMIGOS805. February 15, 2023

Repairing some popular trails in Ventura County damaged by huge January storm could cost $300,000 KCLU. February 1, 2023

 January 9 storm hits many Tri-Counties hiking trails hard, with some closed due to heavy damage KCLU. January 26, 2023 

'Absolutely unbelievable:' Flooding, sink holes close popular Ventura preserves Ventura County Star. January 23, 2023

A new place to be, free and forever Sierra Club, October 5, 2022

'Unparalleled' view: Preservation of Ventura hillside property celebrated at news event Ventura County Star. September 21, 2022

How is Ventura Land Trust Helping to Preserve Ventura’s Wild and Scenic Places? Visit Ventura. August 2, 2022

A win for nature! New South Coast preserve permanently protects more than 1600 acres of land KCLU. July 13, 2022

Land trust purchases Mariano Rancho, preserving 1,645 acres of Ventura’s hillsides Ventura County Star. July 8, 2022

A new hiking trail near Santa Barbara opens just in time for summer lonely planet. June 8, 2022

Community volunteer event hosted by Ventura Land Trust to mitigate invasive plant species Ventura Breese. June 1, 2022

New South Coast trail offers spectacular views of Santa Barbara Channel, Ventura County KCLU. May 26, 2022

Ventura Land Trust holds ribbon cutting ceremony at Harmon Canyon Preserve Ventura Breeze. May 4, 2022

PRESERVING A COMMUNITY TREASURE | VLT kicks off Harmon Canyon fundraising campaign on Earth Day VC Reporter. April 27, 2022

Ventura Land Trust on homestretch of $11 million fundraising effort Ventura County Star. April 22, 2022

Final fundraising push kicks off this week for unique nature preserve in hills east of Ventura KCLU. April 19, 2022

Cohort Relections: Housing, Oh Housing… Ventura Leadership Acadamy. April 3, 2022

Conservation groups team up to buy, preserve more than two dozen acres of land along South Coast river KCLU. November 16, 2021

Announcing Melissa Baffa as Ventura Land Trust Executive Director Amigos805. August 12, 2021

Six Things to Know About Ventura’s Harmon Canyon Preserve Visit Ventura. July 9, 2021

Bilingual report — Ventura Land Trust Plants New Oak Grove in Harmon Canyon Preserve amigos805. May 3, 2021

New trails now open in Harmon Canyon Sierra Club. March 30, 2021

Starved of recreation? Try SoCal’s newest set of trails: Ventura’s nature reserve LA Times. March 13, 2021

Ventura Land Trust seeks to send a strong message of forever through accreditation Ventura County Star. August 11, 2018

Colleen Cason: Volunteers plant new circles of life Ventura County Star. March 16, 2018

Volunteers help Ventura Hillsides Conservancy at Big Rock Preserve Ventura Breeze. December 7, 2016

Plans for Ventura River Parkway, a route of trails from Ventura to Ojai, move along Ventura County Star. July 27, 2016

Volunteers plant trees along Ventura River trail Ventura County Star. November 14, 2015

Volunteers help clean up Ventura River bottom for MLK day of service Ventura County Star. January 20, 2015


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