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San Mateo County’s Bay to Sea Trail plans unveiled
May 30, 2020 — San Mateo Daily Journal

POST announces plans for ‘Bay to Sea Trail’
May 19, 2020 — Half Moon Bay Review

Famed musician’s former beach property to become a Bay Area park
March 13, 2020 — SFGATE

Stunning beach on San Mateo County coast set to become new public park
March 10, 2020 — The Mercury News

Farmland Futures: San Mateo Coastal Farms Set Down Sustainable Roots with Help from Peninsula Open Space Trust
March 1, 2020 — Edible Silicon Valley

How did the coyote and the badger cross the road? Together.
February 8, 2020 — The Washington Post

A touching animal friendship
February 7, 2020 — BBC

Witness a Coyote and Badger Become Best Buddies Thanks to This Gift of a Video
February 7, 2020 — TIME

Recognize this view on the San Mateo County Coast? It was just bought for $13.5 million
February 6, 2020 — The Mercury News

Video captures a coyote and a badger hunting together under cover of night
February 5, 2020 — CBS News

An unlikely friendship between a coyote and badger was caught in this adorable video
February 5, 2020 — CNN

Property transfer improves hiking trails, coastal access
December 30, 2019 — San Mateo Daily Journal

Tunitas Creek Beach restoration and access project progresses
December 28, 2019 — San Mateo Daily Journal

POST transfers Wavecrest land to Coastside trust
December 20, 2019 — Half Moon Bay Review

Artists, open space advocates celebrate Coyote Valley preservation
December 20, 2019 — The Mercury News

Right-of-Play: The Rails-to-Trails Junction
December 1, 2019 — Bay Area Monitor

POST: Tax break will keep farm affordable
November 13, 2019 — Half Moon Bay Review

In Fight Against Urban Sprawl, San Jose Passes $93 Million Deal to Preserve Coyote Valley
November 6, 2019 — The Mercury News

San Jose City Leaders Approve Purchase, Protection of Coyote Valley Land
November 6, 2019 — NBC Bay Area 

Coyote Valley Gets Preserved in Historic San Jose City Council Vote
November 6, 2019 — Biz Journals

In a Historic Vote, San Jose Approves $93M Deal to Preserve Coyote Valley
November 6, 2019 — San Jose Spotlight 

The Last Big Save
November 5, 2019 — Bay Nature

Historic $93 million deal reached to preserve San Jose’s Coyote Valley
November 5, 2019 — The Mercury News

New effort in the works to build trail from Bay to ocean
August 21, 2019 — The Almanac

New redwood park opening 15 miles from downtown San Jose
June 7, 2019 — The Mercury News

Nonprofits partner to assemble Andreotti farm
June 4, 2019 — Half Moon Bay Review

Farm aid: More than 170 acres protected on two coastside farms
June 3, 2019 — San Mateo Daily Journal

Wild & Scenic Film Festival comes to Foothill College
May 22, 2019 — Palo Alto Weekly

County purchases Tunitas Creek Beach
May 20, 2019 — Half Moon Bay Review

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

News Archive

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

December 13, 2017 — Nonprofits acquire 26 acres in Half Moon Bay

December 1, 2017 — Largest part of La Honda preserve now open

November 29, 2017 — La Honda Creek Open Space Preserve Opens to the Public

November 22, 2017 — POST purchases Tunitas beach area

November 17, 2017 — Tunitas Creek steers toward restoration

November 16, 2017 — Popular Peninsula beach gets new management

November 16, 2017 — Peninsula Beach to Become Public Park

November 6, 2017 — Scenic San Mateo County beach to become new public park

September 14, 2017 — Redwood trunks lain across San Vicente Creek to restore coho salmon habitat

August 17, 2017 — Farm to Remain in Family Business

August 2, 2017 — Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District Breaks Ground On Public Access At Lower La Honda Creek Open Space Preserve

June 17, 2017 — POST continues its 40th-anniversary celebration with two coastside Rides

June 15, 2017 —  New $80 Million Plan to Preserve Coyote Valley

March 15, 2017 — Kim Young works with POST to preserve and protect Peninsula lands

February 21, 2017 — Stewards collectively protect the Santa Cruz Mountains

February 7, 2017 — POST notes 40 years

October 15, 2016 — New Tunnels in Santa Cruz Mountains Will Provide Cougars Safe Passage, Mercury News

October 10, 2016 — Pillar Point Bluffs Preserved in Perpetuity, San Mateo Daily Journal

September 24, 2016 — Public Access Plan for Bear Creek Redwoods Announced, Mercury News

July 21, 2016 — Design Takes Shape for San Vicente Redwood Trails Near Davenport, Santa Cruz Sentinel 

July 6, 2016 — Barn raising brings community together, Half Moon Bay Review

June 14, 2016 — Two women’s mission to hike entire California coast reaches Bay Area, Half Moon Bay Review

 

 

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