Thomas Fire Wildlife Recovery Information and Fund

Below are resources on how to support local wildlife and ecosystems. we will be updating this page as we gather more information


-Click here to learn how you can best support our local songbirds, passerines and backyard birds

-Click here to read about installing raptor perching, and box plans to help support cavity nesting species who have lost their homes. We are looking for people who would like to help us build perches and boxes as well as install them so we can distribute them throughout the valley. If you are a carpenter or woodworker and can provide your services we can provide material costs, please email us.

-Click here for resources and information about seeding, planting and land restoration.

-Visit our Thomas Fire Recovery Blog for photos and stories from around the valley and what ORC is doing.

If you are a land owner in the Ojai Valley and are interested in installing raptor perching or boxes on your property please click here. We will be compiling a list so we can distribute perching and boxes throughout 2018.

If you are interested in becoming a volunteer with ORC please head to our volunteer information page. We will be holding an orientation in February.

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Below are a few snapshots from the week of the Thomas Fire at ORC. We're back at work now and are ready to start the push to help wildlife and our shared habitat!