96 Years Old!

Saturday, August 25th our National Park Service turns 96!  America’s Best Great Idea has come a long way since President Woodrow Wilson established the service in 1916 to “conserve the scenery and the natural and historic objects and the wild life therein…for the enjoyment of future generations.”  You are the owner of 84 million acres of the world’s most treasured …

Coming to a beach near you…..

And its not pretty!   Coastal Cleanup! Trash dropped in Fillmore, or Santa Paula, or Ojai or right on your street is making its way to Ventura’s beaches.  Cigarette Lighters, plastic bags, balloons, cans, bottles… the list goes on and on.  But Saturday, September 15th, 2012 you can make a difference.  Join thousands of caring volunteers and pick it up!   Channel …

Holy Mola, Batman!!

Robin, the ultimate super hero sidekick, could turn anything into his signature phrase.  I wonder what he would have blurted out if ever face to face with this gentle giant of the worlds ocean? Mola mola aka Ocean sunfish Ocean sunfish, (Mola mola) are huge and flat.  These silvery-gray fish have tiny mouths and big eyes that vanish into an …