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MRT is a land trust in the Santa Monica Mountains. We are continually working with our partners and the local community to expand our nature preserves in order to protect the unique biodiversity of the Santa Monica Mountains. MRT is committed to restoring degraded lands for future generations of wildlife, plants and people.

Upcoming events

  • 21 Apr 2018

    Crayfish Removal Open House

    Come help us remove crayfish from Medea Creek! Crayfish are a non-native species to California, and they’re considered invasive because…
  • 21 Apr 2018

    Malibu Creek State Park Restoration

    Come join Mountains Restoration Trust for a morning outside as we work to restore the vegetation in Malibu Creek State Park! We…
  • 27 Apr 2018

    Rattlesnake Aversion Training

    While there is no solid database to confirm it, veterinarians across Southern California report that dogs are 20% more likely…

Rattlesnake Avoidance Training for Dogs


MRT’s annual Rattlesnake Avoidance Training Clinic for dogs now has 2018 dates on the calendar!

Keep your four-legged friends safe when you hike, camp,and day trip. In order to take part in the class, your pup must be at least 6 months old.

You can register your dog here . 

You’re welcome to register as many dogs as you would like! Each dog’s registration fee is $80.

Native Plants Sale!

Native trees, perennials, & grasses perfect for firescaping or xeriscaping your garden, property, or home in the Santa Monica Mountains.

Download the Flyer HERE

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