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Honored Women of the Santa Monica Mountains

Please join us May 7th at our Spring Celebration (4-7:30pm, King Gillette Visitor Center) to honor these incredible women who have helped conserve the mountains over the last 40 years!

Spring Celebration!

Join the Santa Monica Mountains Fund for its May 7th Spring Celebration at King Gillette Ranch.

Remembering Tony Beilenson

Today, the blessed silence of the Santa Monica Mountains takes on a more somber meaning as we remember one of the mountains’ most significant champions, Anthony C. Beilenson …. a quiet visionary, leader and friend.

Wildflower Season in the Santa Monica Mountains

With the arrival of spring, learn how to find out about all our native wildflowers you will see in the mountains.

Local Celebrities in the New Yorker

Mountain lions P-45 and P-22 were recently featured in the New Yorker. See what they said about our local mountain lions and the dangers they face.

Science Day at the Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation Area

Every year in February SAMO Fund supports the SAMO Science Day at park HQ. Researchers from all over the area came to share their findings with eager listeners about national park wildlife, experiments they’ve conducted, and long-term effects of the drought. Hear about some of the presenters we listened to!