Since 2014, SESPEA has joined the local Sierra Club and UCSB to restore our Santa Clara River. Once a month, SESPEA members head out to the Hendrick Ranch Nature Area to help in different and interesting tasks such as:

  • Removing invasive species
  • Collect cuttings from trees and plants
  • Helping in the plant nursery
  • Planting willow and cottonseed cuttings

20395 S. Mountain Rd., Santa Paula, CA (see map below)
Hwy 126 E to Santa Paula, exit 10th St. and turn left (go under freeway), turn right on Harvard, turn right on 12th St. (cross Santa Clara River bridge), go 3.7 mi to 20395 South Mountain Rd, turn left onto dirt road to the end (about 1/2 miles).

Members who are 18 and under require the following waivers: