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POST Press Releases
October 19, 2015
POST Announces Renowned Experts for the 24th Annual Wallace Stegner Lectures.
Food movement leader Alice Waters, land use activist Wendell Berry, wildlife expert Mary Ellen Hannibal, and NASA hydrologist Jay Famiglietti. Beginning in January of 2016, this diverse group of voices will be unified around the theme of Bringing Ecology Home.
August 10, 2015
RCD and POST Receive Nearly $1M for Floodplain Restoration
The San Mateo County Resource Conservation District (RCD) and Peninsula Open Space Trust (POST) announced they have received a $937,926 grant to restore the natural floodplain of Butano Creek in Pescadero.
August 5, 2015
Community Leaders and Conservation Groups Applaud Senator Boxer’s California Coastal National Monument Expansion Act
Legislation Would Bring National Conservation Status to Public Lands in Santa Cruz, Humboldt, San Luis Obispo and Orange Counties.
July 27, 2015
Delicious! An Evening with Ruth Reichl
Hear author Ruth Reichl at Wallace Stegner Lectures in conversation with Michael Krasny.
June 26, 2015
POST Transfers Los Gatos Property to MROSD
POST formally transferred its 117-acre Hendrys Creek property to the Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District (MROSD)
June 19, 2015
Raj Mashruwala Joins POST Board of Directors
Peninsula Open Space Trust (POST) announced that Raj Mashruwala has joined its Board of Directors. Mashruwala has been active with the organization since 2013.
April 27, 2015
Our Body is an Ecosystem: Medical Ecologist Daphne Miller speaks at POST Wallace Stegner Lecture Series
Peninsula Open Space Trust (POST) will host an exciting talk with San Francisco-based author and medical ecologist Daphne Miller at the Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts at 8pm, Monday May 11.
April 2, 2015
POST Celebrates 75,000 Acres of Protected Land
POST announced it reached a new milestone yesterday. The nonprofit land trust has now protected more than 75,000 acres throughout the San Francisco Peninsula-an area 2.5 times the size of San Francisco.
April 1, 2015
POST Purchases 74-acre Farm in San Gregorio
Peninsula Open Space Trust (POST) announced the acquisition yesterday of 74 acres of farmland in San Gregorio.
March 20, 2015
Pillar Point Purchase Expands California Coastal Trail
Peninsula Open Space Trust (POST) announced its purchase yesterday of 21 acres along Pillar Point Bluff in El Granada.
March 2, 2015
Chef and Farmer Dan Barber Discusses the Local Food Movement at Wallace Stegner Lectures
Peninsula Open Space Trust (POST) will host an exciting evening with world-renowned chef, farmer, author and local food advocate Dan Barber on March 9 at the Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts.
February 20, 2015
RCD and POST Partner on Significant Project
for Drought Relief, Endangered Species and
The San Mateo County Resource Conservation District (RCD) and Peninsula Open Space Trust (POST) announced the completion of restoration work on six ponds on POST’s 5,970-acre Cloverdale Coastal Ranches property in Pescadero.
February 6, 2015
POST Appoints Two New Board Members
Peninsula Open Space Trust (POST) announced it has appointed two new members to its Board of Directors: Merus Capital co-founder Sean Dempsey and marketing consultant Kim Young.
February 3, 2015
Conservation Easement Offers Permanent Protection for Alpine Ranch
Peninsula Open Space Trust (POST) announced an agreement with the Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District (MROSD) to place a conservation easement on POST’s 353-acre Alpine Ranch property in La Honda.
January 28, 2015
Rancher, Biologist Allan Savory Kicks Off POST’s 22nd Annual Wallace Stegner Lectures
Zimbabwean rancher and biologist Allan Savory will launch this year’s Wallace Stegner Lectures presented by Peninsula Open Space Trust (POST).
January 23, 2015
POST Welcomes New Senior Director of Marketing and Communications Marti Tedesco
Peninsula Open Space Trust (POST) announced the selection of Marti Tedesco as its new senior director of marketing and communications.