We are a 501(c)3 non-profit organization that (1) supports youth development through conservation initiatives integrating environmental education, training and hands-on service projects; (2) protects our natural resources through adult and family-led programming; (3) provides interpretive services that focus on outdoor recreation, responsible use, and stewardship of our natural environment; and (4) collaborates with multi-agencies to help create healthy forested and urban communities.
We achieve our mission by raising money, organizing critical volunteer resources, and creating and managing programs focused on health, stewardship and sustainability of our Southern California mountains and urban "forests”.
San Bernardino National Forests
Eagle Celebrations are scheduled at the Big Bear Discovery Center on December 27; January 10 and January 17; from 11am to Noon; check out the history of these amazing creatures and why they are celebrated.
The Big Bear Valley has the largest wintering population of Bald Eagles in Southern California. Very rare by the late 1950s, the eagle has made a remarkable comeback! Read more . . .
The Southern California Mountains Foundation has been named one of a select number of community-based organizations statewide to work with grassroots organizations across the state to educate Californians about the simple steps they can take to better manage energy, save money, and make their homes more comfortable.Read more . . .
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