The RCDSMM events calendar is your guide to conservation and education events in the Santa Monica Mountains. Check back often for new listings.
Trippet Ranch Oak Care Events:
We are back to hosting volunteer events but in light of concerns surrounding the spread of COVID-19, we are limiting the number of volunteers that are able to attend.
If you are interested in volunteering at any of the events below, please email our Outreach Coordinator.
Upcoming Volunteer Opportunities:
- June 5th, 2021 | 9am-12pm
- June 26th, 2021 | 9am-12pm
- July 10th | 9am-12pm
- July 24th | 9am-12pm
The Great LA River Cleanup
The River needs YOU! Join FoLAR, the San Fernando Valley Audubon Society and your RCD for a river clean-up at Haskell Creek where it runs through Sepulveda Basin. Together, we’ll make a collective impact and do our part to tend to the vibrant urban ecosystems that thrive throughout Los Angeles. RSVP for the Great LA River Cleanup at this link.
- When: Saturday , June 19th | 8:30a – 12:00p
- Where: Haskell Creek | 5600 Woodley Ave, Van Nuys, CA 91411
Bad Beetles Detection Detectives
Join the RCD, alongside experts from UCANR, for this four-part training to learn how to identify Invasive Shot Hole Borer infestations in native and non-native trees. Our next training will be held on May 18th, May 25th and June 3rd, 2021.
Volunteers will be required to attend all four events, two of which are online and two of which are in-person. Space is limited and RSVPs are required. Please reach out to Carina Walker to confirm your spot!
You can find more details about this exciting opportunity here.