Habitat Watch Program

Habitat Watch Volunteers

California's BHA’s Habitat Watch Volunteers serve as our “eyes and ears,” our points of contact for issues impacting specific national forests and other public lands. We currently have openings to join the Habitat Watch Team!

If you’re interested in volunteering for any national forest, BLM, grassland or other public lands unit, let us know at: [email protected]


Angeles National Forest

1. Doug Achtemeier, Pasadena

2. Vacant

Cleveland National Forest

1. John Egan, Vista

2. Matt Swanson, Santee: 619-306-0574

3. Adam Ratner, San Diego


Eldorado National Forest

1. Jacob Dima, Davis
2. Vacant

Inyo National Forest

1. Kristin Roscoe, San Diego

2. Vacant

Klamath National Forest

1. Vacant
2. Vacant

Lassen National Forest

1. Vacant
2. Vacant

Los Padres National Forest

1. Kip Carpenter, Paso Robles

2. Ray DeHoyos, Paso Robles

Mendocino National Forest

1. Vacant

2. Vacant

Modoc National Forest

1. Vacant
2. Vacant

Plumas National Forest
1. Matt Brubaker, Portola
2. William Marquette, Portola


San Bernardino National Forest
1. Shawn Alger, Cherry Valley

2. Scott Gibson, Yucca Valley

Sequoia National Forest
1. Cory Nelson, Visalia

2. Vacant

Shasta-Trinity National Forest
1. Vacant
2. Vacant

Sierra National Forest
1. Vacant
2. Vacant

Six Rivers National Forest
1. Chase Cimina, Arcata


2. Vacant

Stanislaus National Forest
1. David Bell, Oakley


2. Vacant

Tahoe National Forest
1.Dave Fitcher, Truckee

2. Vacant