May 2, 2013
Kit Stolz, OVN correspondent
Ojai cares more about its national forest than many other communities in Southern California, according to Jeff Kuyper, who directs the environmental watchdog group Los Padres ForestWatch. He thinks Ojai’s relationship with the backcountry is special.
Although his organization is headquartered in Santa Barbara, and oversees the entire Los Padres forest — which extends across hundreds of