||Rural Route 1, Box 450
Posey, CA 93260
Profession or Area of Expertise
Video activism and fund-raising. Fly fishing wannabe.
Jane Baxter founded
Range Watch in 1992 after years of
experiencing the commercial cattle damage to the National Forests that surround
her Sierra Nevada property. She has been involved in environmental issues
and has worked to preserve wild places since 1973. Jane has a degree in
Recreation Management from the University of California at Los Angeles and
has been in supervision and administration of recreation programs for a number
of Southern California cities. For five years, she was involved in the arts
with the Santa Barbara Museum of Art, where she was director of development.
She is currently a bed and breakfast inkeeper in her remote mountain home.
Jane wrote and produced an award-winning documentary film in the 1970s and
is now a self-taught videographer, using video to help tell the story of
the need for range reform. She volunteers her leadership to Range Watch as