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What's New

9 Wild Mushrooms Worth Remembering
There's an unknown world...just beneath your feet.
Posted on By Matt Dolkas
What to Wear for a Winter Hike
Some tips on what to wear and how to stay warm hiking this winter. Dig in!
Posted on By Matt Dolkas
Butano Creek: Reviving a Watershed, One Project at a Time
Here's a look at what we've accomplished at Butano Creek and what we hope comes next.
Posted on By Laura O'Leary

Upcoming Events

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January 17, 2022
Bair Island - Jan 17, 2022 - 9:00 A.M. - 12:00 P.M.
  • Bair Island
  • 9:00 A.M. - 12:00 P.M.
Event Details
CANCELLED: Due to Don Edwards Wildlife Refuge Policy regarding COVID protocols and our current high local transmission rates, we are cancelling the January 17th Bair Island Volunteer Workday. Thank you for your understanding as we try to plan events where everyone can attend safely and comfortably.
January 20, 2022
Online Event - Jan 20, 2022 - 7:00 P.M. - 8:00 P.M.
Event Details
Join Peninsula Open Space Trust (POST), Wildlife Education and Rehabilitation Center (WERC), and Santa Clara Valley Open Space Authority (OSA) as we host Burrowing Owl researchers Phillip Higgins and Sandra Menzel of Talon Ecological Research Group for a free online webinar where you will learn all about the amazing Burrowing Owl, and efforts to support them! 
January 21, 2022
Bair Island - Jan 21, 2022 - 10:00 A.M. - 11:30 A.M.
  • Bair Island
  • 10:00 A.M. - 11:30 A.M.
Event Details
Due to Don Edwards Wildlife Refuge Policy regarding COVID protocols and our current high local transmission rates, this event has been cancelled.
January 23, 2022
Sanborn County Park - Jan 23, 2022 - 1:00 P.M. - 3:00 P.M.
  • Sanborn County Park
  • 1:00 P.M. - 3:00 P.M.
Event Details
POST is a proud sponsor of this event for Chopsticks Alley Art, which promotes Southeast Asian cultural heritage through art exhibits, classes, performances, and events. Join Chopsticks Alley Art for this community building event to be held in the Sequoia/Peterson Grove Picnic Area at Sanborn County Park. At this gathering, artists will have the opportunity to meditate together, share artistic challenges or stressors, learn creative tools to cope, create art, and reconnect with nature and themselves.
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