At the La Kretz Center, we help preserve California’s biodiversity and ecosystems through research, education and public programs. We supply the scientific research needed to inform management actions to protect and restore California’s fragile biodiversity resources.
Innovative research at the interface with California conservation and management agencies.
Explore the Santa Monica Mountains, and interact with scientists working to protect local habitats and species.
Short and long-term accommodations for researchers, and space for meetings and small classes.
Join La Kretz Center Postdoctoral Fellow Elizabeth Long for a butterfly walk at one of her study sites in the Santa Monica Mountains.
Saturday, May 2nd, 2015
Read about our accomplishments in 2014, and our plans for the coming year.