Photo: Joel Caldwell
Public Lands Equity and Resilience
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Working on the ground to build local support for public lands distinguishes CalWild from our better-known friends. We are the only California conservation group that can authentically work with local…

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Cannabis Removal on Public Lands (CROP)
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Trespass Grow Site | Integral Ecology Research Center Illegal cannabis grows on California public lands, known as “trespass grows” constitute one of the leading issues threatening California’s wildlife and communities.…

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Fowlers Falls, McCloud Wild and Scenic River. Photo by Darin McQuoid.
Wild Rivers Project
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Even in a state that sets the bar for diversity – in culture, geology, wildlife, and ecology – the array of outstanding waterways California contains is truly remarkable. Steep, granite-housed…

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Mecca Hills by Evan B. Dudley.
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California’s Mojave, Sonoran, and Great Basin Deserts are among the most unique and fragile lands in the world. The iconic desert bighorn sheep and threatened desert tortoise are found across…

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Central Coast
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Just beyond the famous surflines and vistas of Ventura and Santa Barbara, the Los Padres National Forest and Carrizo Plain National Monument provide a backyard like no other in California.…

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Planning Tomorrow’s California
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The Future Of 1/5 of California Is At Stake National Forests encompass about 20 million acres of California, or about a fifth of the state. The 18 National Forests in…

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Mountain lion. Photo by National Park Service.
San Gabriel Mountains
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If you’ve ever visited Los Angeles, you know these spectacular mountains even if you don’t know their name. The San Gabriels, stretching from Santa Clarita to San Bernardino, are the…

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The fabled north coast of California, encompassing multiple National Forests and mountain ranges, is one of the wettest and wildest places in California. It’s also a haven for outdoor recreation,…

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