Category: Blog Posts

July 7, 2017July 7, 2017
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OC Parks Survey | Deadline July 12th

OC Parks is in the process of updating its Strategic Plan and seeks your input. The last Strategic Plan was adopted in 2007 and 10 years later, a lot has changed from landowners, number of trails, and our demographics. Please fill out this survey to help guide decisions by our park leaders for this Strategic...

July 7, 2017July 7, 2017
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Santa Ana River Parkway Survey

Coastal Conservancy staff is looking for input on their priorities for the Santa Ana River Parkway and Open Space Plan. Ideas are limited to within 1/2 mile of the center of the River. Take the survey now.

June 30, 2017June 30, 2017
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We Live in a Confluence

The Dana Point Times recently highlighted the importance of our landscapes.  Our consultant Melanie Schlotterbeck was featured in the article talking about our region’s rich history and uniqueness. Download the Dana Point Times article.

June 30, 2017June 30, 2017
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Mitigation Program Highlighted

The Orange County Register published this thoughtful article on the OCTA Environmental Mitigation Program. Melanie Schlotterbeck, Friends of Harbors, Beaches & Parks (FHBP) consultant, is quoted throughout the piece. Conservation groups have done a remarkable job advancing a common goal and collaborating with a non-traditional partner–a transportation agency. Check out the OC Register article.

June 30, 2017March 3, 2017
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Wetlands Walk at Bolsa Chica – July 22nd

Join Friends of Harbors, Beaches and Parks on this Wetlands Walk at the Bolsa Chica Ecological Preserve.  This hike is on Saturday, July 22nd from 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM. One of the crown jewels of Orange County’s coastal environment is the Bolsa Chica Ecological Preserve. The Preserve includes easily accessible trails, several scenic overlooks,...