Barrett Canyon: A Vital Link Protected

POST is thrilled to protect 326 acres of Barrett Canyon, south of the Almaden Reservoir. Learn how this acquisition helps connect 31,000 acres of protected open spaces!

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Finding San Jose’s Lost Wetland

One of the largest freshwater wetlands was once on the outskirts of downtown San Jose. Hear the story and see what an old map can teach us about today's landscape.

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A Perfect Hike for a Hot Day

Want to escape the heat, but still be outside? This 6 mile out-and-back hike meanders through dense forest and is almost completely shaded, making it ideal for a hot day.

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NEW Preserve – Go Hike Rancho San Vicente

Rancho San Vicente is now open for all to enjoy as part of Calero County Park. Here's one of our staff member's favorite hikes in this preserve.

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Fisher Creek: A Lifeline for Wildlife

We knew Fisher Creek was important for the movement of wildlife, but just how important has surprised us. Find the story here.

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Coyote Valley: A New Frontier for POST

Coyote Valley is the link that provides wildlife in our area with the room to roam. That's why we protected 30-acre Fisher Flats - the beginning of our work to build a network of protected lands in the Coyote Valley. Learn more here!

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32-Mile Run Through Open Spaces

Sean Dempsey, POST board member and ultra runner, ran 32 miles through South Bay open spaces. Read his story and find out why he almost didn't make it.

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