Published: Thursday, 09 June 2011 16:15
The Friends of Jawbone would like to warmly recognize the influence of Paul Kober, a pioneer in the progress this organization has made in the last several years. Paul will soon be leaving arid Southern California for warm and friendly Louisiana.
Paul is an avid outdoor enthusiast with a love of hiking and riding. He serves as Vice President of CTUC, Friends of El Mirage and Friends of Jawbone. He is very passionate about conservation, specifically with regard to the Pacific Crest Hiking Trail. He did a great deal of work to restore and preserve this area.
Read more: Special Thanks to Paul Kober
Published: Wednesday, 27 April 2011 15:21
Two new desert tortoises have been adopted by the Friends of Jawbone. Unfortunately, the reason behind this adoption was that they had once been removed from their homes in the desert and had to be nursed back to health.
Desert tortoise populations in the wild are dwindling and are threatened by a respiratory disease believed to be spread by captive tortoises release back into the wild. Therefore, as a precaution, Mr. Ed and Ms. Emily could not be returned to their natural habitat.
Read more: Welcome, Mr. Ed and Ms. Emily!