• Heart of the Redwoods Campaign
    $30 million raised to protect redwood forests, $20 million to go!
    photo credit: John Brennan
  • Small Gift. Big Impact.
    Monthly giving is an easy and convenient way to support POST's vital conservation work year-round.
    photo credit: Karl Kroeber
  • POST Transfers 295-acre Cabrillo Farms
    Lea family's farming legacy secured with Coastside land sale.
    photo credit: Paolo Vescia
  • Double Your Donation!
    Use our new search tool to see if your employer will match your gift to POST.
    photo credit: Larry William
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BLOG: It's True — Open Space is Medicine for the Mind
What can John Muir teach us about dealing with our "tired, nerve-shaken, over-civilized," culture in the new millennium? Apparently, he detected early on what most doctors conclude today; the importance of nature as a stress reducing remedy for our over stimulated brains. Read this week's blog for more about this simple and free antidote here.
BLOG: POST Favorite Hikes
Summer is quickly coming to an end and the fall leaves will soon hit the ground, but that doesn't mean you need to hang up your hiking boots! To help you navigate the miles of trails out there, the staff has collected five of our favorite POST hikes here.
SAVED: Scarper Ridge Purchase Extends Protected
Lands on San Mateo Coast

This 896-acre property links other preserved lands in the area and has potential for future public recreational trails. Read more here.

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