The Surprising Science of “Fairy Rings”

For decades, researchers thought the trees within a redwood "fairy ring" were genetically identical. But it turns out that's not always the case. Learn why that matters.

Posted on By Justin Garland
The Making of Giants: Redwood Forest Restoration in the Santa Cruz Mountains

We have a plan to restore the redwood forest at POST-protected San Vicente Redwoods - we're working to make giant trees. Watch the video and learn more.

Posted on By Justin Garland
Win-Win for San Vicente Redwoods

Sometimes things just come together, it all just lines up for a win-win for conservation. This is one of those stories.

Posted on By Neal Sharma
The Story of An Old-Growth Redwood

This is the story of Methuselah, one of the oldest living redwoods on the Peninsula. Take a trip through time and hear the stories it has to tell.

Posted on By Justin Garland
191-acre Redwood Property Now Belongs to You

In 2017, POST transferred ownership of the 191-acre Krauskopf-Conley property to Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District. This was made possible by the continued generosity of Fran Conley. Here's her story.

Posted on By Justin Garland
Hike to an Old-growth Redwood

In the warm days of summer, escape the heat with a visit to one of the Bay Area's oldest redwood trees.

Posted on By Blair Friedeman
Listening for Marbled Murrelets

New technology helped us confirm the presence of marbled murrelets at POST-protected San Vicente Redwoods for the first time since 1914. But where do we go from here?

Posted on By Nicole Heller
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