Sedgwick Reserve

Sedgwick Reserve

University of California, Natural Reserve System


Sedgwick Reserve is a world-class research, conservation and education facility located in Santa Barbara County’s Santa Ynez Valley.  One of seven reserves managed by the University of California Santa Barbara Natural Reserve System. 

Working in coordination with the La Kretz Research Center based at Sedgwick supports interdisciplinary research and innovation.


New Program Announcement:

Family Birding Adventure at Sedgwick Reserve

February 17th 9AM-11AM

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Gifts from individuals, corporations and foundations are critical to supporting the mission of Sedgwick Reserve.


Our nearly 6,000 acres of land include several critical habitat types as well as two complete watersheds at the foot of Figueroa Mountain.

Barn Owl

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