We acknowledge the land on which CNC operates as the ancestral lands and home of the Tongva, Tataviam, and Chumash peoples, original stewards and custodians of this territory. We recognize their continuing connection to land, waters and culture, and we pay our respects to their Elders past, present and emerging.
CNC strives to create partnerships and collaborate with local tribes to expand equitable outdoor programming to all.
All communities in Los Angeles County have physical and institutional access to all local public lands, are included in all environmental programs and recreation, and are represented in outdoor careers and political decision making.
To increase access to the outdoors for communities impacted by racial,
socio-economic, and disability injustices by eliminating existing barriers through advocacy, community centered programming, and workforce development.