Derek Poultney speaks with Lee Sherman about land trusts, “the audacity of perpetuity” and the Ventura Hillsides Conservancy. Derek sheds light on non-profit land trusts and the three primary ways land is acquired for conservancy stewardship.
He also talks about the Ojai Valley Land Conservancy, the Nature Conservancy as well as local conservation.
The Ventura River Parkway project is highlighted. This future parkway includes the Willoughby Preserve, which is part of the Ventura River Estuary, in between Highway 101 and West Main Street.
Director: Petrina Sharp
Land Trusts and the Ventura Hillsides Conservancy