Back to Natives Restoration Overview
Target demographics: Everyone 0-150 years of age!
Someone who had 3 hours of volunteer time could: Assist Back to Natives in restoring Coastal Sage Scrub to 24 acres of habitat in Santiago Creek Nature Reserve in Santa Ana! We meet at the park once a month(the last Saturday of every month) to monitor the habitat, remove weeds, plant native plants, and seed with native plant seed.
Geographic areas served: Orange County and beyond
Programs: Environmental Education programs which include Traveling Naturalists for grades K-8, Scout programs and Home School edcuation facilitation based on state science and social science standards.
Habitat Restoration projects in the Cleveland National Forest, on County of Orange OC Parks land, City of Santa Ana park sites and other land managers within Southern California.
Sustainable living classes including ediable landscapes, organic gardening, composting, nutrition core classes, permiculture and native plant landscape design and native plant propagation workshops.
Healthy lifestyle classes including Core Nutrition training, Pilates and Boot Camp series physical fitness courses.
Native Plant Landscape design for residential and commerical properties including the First LEED Platinum home in Orange County!