Posts by Habitat Authority

Notice of job walk – tree removal project

Posted by on Jun 9, 2022 in News | Comments Off on Notice of job walk – tree removal project

Please mark for your calendars. There is a mandatory job walk on 6/27, Monday, at 9am for a tree removal project. Click here for the Scope and RFP.  This will be a $110,000 grant funded prevailing wage project located in Whittier, Hacienda Heights and La Habra Heights expected to occur over two years  –  in the falls of 2022 and 2023. Please RSVP to Melissa Miller, mmiller@HabitatAuthority.org.

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Join Us -Legacy Celebration

Posted by on May 18, 2022 in News | Comments Off on Join Us -Legacy Celebration

Parking will  be across the street from the trailhead.  

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Wildlife Camera Study

Posted by on May 3, 2022 in News | Comments Off on Wildlife Camera Study

That’s a Wrap! Our wildlife camera study has concluded. Back in December 2019, the Habitat Authority placed several infrared motion-activated cameras along trails in the Preserve to document wildlife presence and movement patterns. Little did we know that just a few short months later we would experience a global pandemic and the Preserve would be closed temporarily in response. The cameras continued to roll while visitors sheltered at home. Originally, the cameras were to remain in place for one full year, however, the Habitat Authority continued the study for an additional year to collect data during 2021 that would serve as a comparison to wildlife and recreational...

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Request for Proposals- Mechanical Fuel Clearance

Posted by on Mar 14, 2022 in News | Comments Off on Request for Proposals- Mechanical Fuel Clearance

Notice Requesting Proposals for mechanical clearance of the hills  (click here) Specifications (scope of work)(click here) The Puente Hills Habitat Preservation Authority (Habitat Authority), a local public entity of the State of California, requests proposals from contractors for fuel modification (weed abatement) services for properties in Whittier/Hacienda Heights. March 28:       A job walk is required, and will be provided on Monday, March 28 at 9 a.m. Meet at Habitat Authority office 7333 Greenleaf Ave, Whittier, CA 90602. RSVP to mmiller@HabitatAuthority.org March 30:       Questions can be answered about the specifications and project by submitting...

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Goat Grazing in the Hills

Posted by on Mar 3, 2022 in News | Comments Off on Goat Grazing in the Hills

Goat grazing for fire prevention coming soon to the Turnbull Canyon area in March. Check back for updates and more information.   Funding for Puente Hills Fuels Reduction Project provided by the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection’s Fire Prevention Program as part of the California Climate Investments Program ...

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