Welcome!

The Conservation Endowment Fund (CEF) is a non­-profit organization based in Ojai, California aimed at serving the community through environmental preservation and education. The CEF is proud to maintain the Canyon Nature Center, a 264 acre property located in the foothills of Ojai near Lake Casitas. The Canyon Nature Center is home to the Taft Botanical Gardens and 252 acres of preserved Native California Open Space. 

Conservation Endowment Fund

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