This Valentine’s Day, Saturday, February 14, we want you to know that you make protecting and restoring redwood forests possible. You can share your love of the forest by sending your loved ones beautiful redwoods ecards. With these unique gifts, you will honor your valentines and help us safeguard these amazing places.
by Save the Redwoods League on
Doug and Joanne Schwartz, dedicated League members and volunteers, last summer served as our Redwood Explorers-in-Residence, exploring the northern parks and verifying grove maps. Along the way, they told the stories of the many interesting plants and animals they found.
Less than 1 mile from the Pacific Ocean and the town of Mendocino, a two-track dirt road leads into a rare example of two forest types contained in one magnificent location: a pygmy forest and an ancient redwood forest that faces logging and development.