Peninsula Open Space Trust in the news

Peruse recent news stories about POST’s exciting projects and accomplishments.

Santa Cruz redwoods property, former movie location, sold for open space preserve
May 13, 2019 — The Mercury News

Opinion: Make Coyote Valley a gift to future generations
April 12, 2019 — The Mercury News

Partnership conserves 937 acres of redwoods: San Mateo County includes 320 acres, will become part of Butano State Park
March 28, 2019 — The Daily Journal

Environmentalists, Lumber Company Hammer Out $11.7 Million Deal To Protect Coastal Redwoods
March 27, 2019 — KPIX 5 | CBS SF Bay Area

POST, Big Creek Lumber conserve redwoods
March 27, 2019 — Half Moon Bay Review

Nearly 1,000 acres of redwood forests in the Santa Cruz Mountains preserved in $11.7 million deal
March 26, 2019 — The Mercury News

Huge chunk of Northern California redwoods preserved in unusual deal
March 26, 2019 — SFGATE

Deal made to protect more than 900 acres of Santa Cruz Mountains redwood forest
March 26, 2019 — Santa Cruz Sentinel

Lumber company teams up with land trust to conserve Santa Cruz redwood forest
March 26, 2019 — Palo Alto Weekly

More open space preserved
November 28, 2018 — Gilroy Dispatch

New land deal links 31,000 acres of open space south of San Jose
November 27, 2018 — The Mercury News

Blue House Farm: Farmworker Housing Landshare
November 15, 2018 — Edible Silicon Valley

Farmworker housing opens in South
September 27, 2018 — Half Moon Bay Review

Farmworker housing unveiled
September 19, 2018 — The Daily Journal

Leaders celebrate state funds for Coastside beaches
June 29, 2018 — Half Moon Bay Review

San Mateo County Fights for Better Access to Beaches
June 29, 2018 — NBC Bay Area

California budgets $6 million to help San Mateo County protect 2 scenic beaches
June 29, 2018 — KRON 4 | Bay Area

Scenic beach in San Mateo County linked to singer Chris Isaak to get $5 million restoration
June 29, 2018 — The Mercury News

San Mateo’s Tunitas Creek Beach gets a makeover, Martins Beach could open to public
June 29, 2018 — ABC 7 News

Public-private partnership involving local agency secures Santa Cruz Mountains open space
June 20, 2018 — Los Altos Town Crier

Partnership helps make new homes
June 12, 2018 — San Mateo Daily Journal

Open space purchases in Santa Cruz Mountains will create new trail connections, wildlife corridor
June 8, 2018 — The Mercury News

POST, farms work together to build much-needed housing
June 6, 2018 — Half Moon Bay Review

Debate arises over Scarpa Ridge mountain peak name
May 2, 2018 — Half Moon Bay Review

New redwood park set to open in Silicon Valley
May 1, 2018 — KTVU Local |Fox 2

Silicon Valley has a new redwoods park
April 30, 2018 — The Mercury News

Opinion: Prop. 68 is an investment in California’s future
April 26, 2018 — The Mercury News

Environmentalists plan logging to restore redwood forests
April 17, 2018 — The Mercury News

High-speed rail could doom mountain lions, other wildlife in Santa Cruz Mountains, biologists say
March 8, 2018 — The Mercury News

HMB considers park acreage once more
January 31, 2018 — Half Moon Bay Review

Top Obama-Era Environmental Leader To Speak In Mtn. View
January 30, 2018 — Patch | Mountain View

$4 billion bond measure could bring relief to California state and local parks
January 21, 2018 — Richmond Confidential

2018 Conservation Action Local Hero: Walter Moore
January 18, 2018 — Bay Nature

News Archive

12/13/17 – Nonprofits acquire 26 acres in Half Moon Bay

12/1/17 – Largest part of La Honda preserve now open

11/29/17 – La Honda Creek Open Space Preserve Opens to the Public

11/22/17 – POST purchases Tunitas beach area

11/17/17 – Tunitas Creek steers toward restoration

11/16/17 – Popular Peninsula beach gets new management

11/16/17 – Peninsula Beach to Become Public Park

11/16/17 – Scenic San Mateo County beach to become new public park

9/14/17 – Redwood trunks lain across San Vicente Creek to restore coho salmon habitat

8/17/17 – Farm to Remain in Family Business

8/2/17 – Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District Breaks Ground On Public Access At Lower La Honda Creek Open Space Preserve

6/17/17 – POST continues its 40th-anniversary celebration with two coastside Rides

6/15/17 –  New $80 Million Plan to Preserve Coyote Valley

3/15/17 – Kim Young works with POST to preserve and protect Peninsula lands

2/21/17 – Stewards collectively protect the Santa Cruz Mountains

2/7/17 – POST notes 40 years

10/15/16 – New Tunnels in Santa Cruz Mountains Will Provide Cougars Safe Passage, Mercury News

10/10/16 – Pillar Point Bluffs Preserved in Perpetuity, San Mateo Daily Journal

9/24/16 – Public Access Plan for Bear Creek Redwoods Announced, Mercury News

7/21/16 – Design Takes Shape for San Vicente Redwood Trails Near Davenport, Santa Cruz Sentinel 

7/6/16 – Barn raising brings community together, Half Moon Bay Review

6/14/16 – Two women’s mission to hike entire California coast reaches Bay Area, Half Moon Bay Review



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