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Help us protect, restore and enhance urban wildlands in Southern California. Donate to the Irvine Ranch Conservancy below. For those looking to donate to the John Wayne Airport Fly Friendly Program

How does your gift help?

The Irvine Ranch Conservancy (IRC) is a proud partner of John Wayne Airport’s Fly Friendly (FF) program. FF awards bonus points to general aviation jet operators who make a one-time donation per calendar year to support the production of native plants for use in ecological restoration or habitat enhancement projects in Orange County (OC) canyon areas impacted by wildfires.

  • $500 = 1 point
  • $1,500 = 2 points
  • $2,500 = 3 points
  • $3,500 = 4 points
  • $4,500 = 5 points

Keeping these beautiful, biologically-diverse ecosystems healthy helps provide all OC residents with cleaner air and abundant recreational opportunities while offsetting some pollution impacts from aircraft. To learn more about the program, please visit or email

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