Los Angeles/Santa Monica Mountains Chapter

Protecting and celebrating our local flora

The Los Angeles/Santa Monica Mountains Chapter is one of 35 chapters within CNPS.  Our region includes the Santa Monica Mountains, San Fernando Valley, West Los Angeles and Santa Monica.

Tuesday Evening Program: March 12, 2024, 7 pm.
Historical Ecology as a Guide to the Lost and Remnant Vegetation Types of the Los Angeles Basin
Presented by Travis Longcore
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View the recording from January 9, 2024: Creating an Ecological Stitch at the Wallis Annenberg Wildlife Crossing. By Robert Rock.
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Matilija poppy (Romneya coulteri) Photo: Marie Barnidge-McIntyre


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