The Coastal Commission, in partnership with coastal cities and counties, plans and regulates the use of land and water in the coastal zone. Development activities, which are broadly defined by the Coastal Act to include (among others) construction of buildings, divisions of land, and activ...[Full Record]
The Reserve and Visitor Center are open Wednesday-Sunday, 9am to 5pm. Closed Mondays and Tuesdays.
Docent-led tours are Saturday and Sundays at 10:00am & 1:00pm. There is also a special birding tour the first Saturday of each month at 8:30am.
Elkhorn Slough (pronounced "slew") harbor...[Full Record]
We see a future where the wild and working forests, the beaches and coastline, the globally unique biotic habitats and the County’s rich farming and ranching heritage – those things that define the extraordinary place we call Santa Cruz County—are preserved forever, are lovingly cared for ...[Full Record]
Resource Conservation Districts provide free, non-discriminatory assistance and educational opportunities to agricultural producers, land users, educators, and anyone with land-based resource conservation needs, on a strictly voluntary basis. Conservation projects may include: conservation...[Full Record]
An environmental and community organization, whose mission is to "Keep Bonny Doon Rural and Natural". Our mission includes outreach both to community members and elected officials. We educate and inform the public on the natural history of our area, and on the politics of land use and publ...[Full Record]
The San Lorenzo Valley Property Owner's Association Incorporated is a non-profit association of your friends and neighbors who have come together for these purposes:
1. To be a clearinghouse for information on any important issue pertinent to property owners in the San Lorenzo Valley; ...[Full Record]
State-mandated programs include the control of retail food establishments, public swimming pools, organized camps, housing, and surveillance of public swimming beaches. State programs delegated at local option include employee housing inspections, medical wastes, and regulation of small pu...[Full Record]
Our goal for the site is to provide applicants and members of the public with access to an extensive level of information related to land use and development within the unincorporated area of Santa Cruz County. We know that land use, environmental and building regulations and the permit pr...[Full Record]
We envision a permanently protected, forested, collaboratively managed, continuous ecosystem covering the Santa Cruz Mountains of California, with extensive trails, picnic and camp sites, landscapes, and scenic vistas. To make that vision a reality, we cooperate with other land conservatio...[Full Record]
419 South San Antonio Rd., Ste. 211