National Park Service, Santa Monica
Wildlife ecologist with the National Park Service in the Santa Monica Mountains
The Woolsey has destroyed hundreds of homes and forced thousands of people to evacuate, but it’s also displaced a diverse mix of wildlife that calls the Santa Monica Mountains home.
Nov. 16, 2018from The 805
The National Park Service says they recently found four Mountain Lion kittens in a remote stretch of the Santa Monica Mountains.
Sep. 7, 2018from The 805
Wild animals need to roam, but our freeways are in the way.
Feb. 20, 2018from Design and Architecture
Tensions flare in the town of Carpinteria over the smell of pot.
Feb. 8, 2019from The 805
From a hipster coffee shop to a rum distillery and wine tasting rooms, new beverage businesses are popping up in and around Old Town Goleta, a section of town that has resisted…
Mar. 25from KCRW Features
A big, white statue of a cow sits on top of a building along Milpas Street on Santa Barbara’s Eastside, where the local ice cream business McConnell’s Fine Ice Creams started.
Mar. 27from KCRW Features
Plains All American and DCOR face court decisions for business in the Santa Barbara Channel. A new program at UCSB hopes to encourage more students to study the humanities.
May. 3from The 805
The Santa Barbara City Council voted to begin environmental reviews for the Cota Street lot as its preferred site for a new $80 million police station.
Sep. 18from Curious Coast
Ventura approves a 24-hour homeless shelter. Marc McGinnes talks his new book “In Love with Earth”. And State Street gets cozy with some new shared commercial spaces.
Jun. 7from The 805
Birds are chirping, creeks are flowing and wildflower buds are beginning to pop up and down the Central Coast.
Mar. 15, 2019from The 805
The youngest of a 15-generation family farm in Carpinteria leaves the family history of growing fruit and flowers to embrace the “green rush” of cannabis cultivation.
Jul. 19from The 805
Santa Barbara County uses a state grant to boost programs aimed to keep minors out of prison.
Jun. 28from The 805