August 30, 2001
POST Receives $10 Million Allocation from Wildlife Conservation Board
California's Wildlife Conservation Board today approved a grant of $10,000,000 to the Peninsula Open Space Trust (POST) to complete the acquisition of 1719 acres of land on the San Mateo County Coast known as Bolsa Point Ranches.
June 19, 2001
POST Acquires San Gregorio Farms
The Peninsula Open Space Trust (POST) announced today that it has purchased 267 acres of grassy meadows, agricultural fields and rolling hills on the San Mateo Coast, less than a quarter-mile from the junction of Highways 1 and 84. The property, known as San Gregorio Farms, was acquired from private owners for $3.95 million. It will link other protected lands to create 3.5 contiguous miles of permanent open space along Highway 1.
May 8, 2001
POST Acquires 4,262 Acre Property on San Mateo Coast
The Peninsula Open Space Trust (POST) announced today that it has acquired one of the largest undeveloped pieces of land on the San Mateo Coast, a 4,262-acre property known as Rancho Corral de Tierra. Located six miles north of Half Moon Bay and 10 miles south of San Francisco, the property surrounds the coastal towns of Moss Beach and Montara. It rises up dramatically from Highway 1 almost 2,000 feet to the top of Montara Mountain and drops back down to sea level agricultural lowlands.
April 18, 2001
POST Launches $200 Million Campaign to Save "The Endangered Coast"
Organization Receives $100 Million in Grants From Packard, Moore Foundations An unprecedented $200 million campaign to preserve more than 20,000 acres of open space on the San Mateo Coast was announced today by Peninsula Open Space Trust (POST), a private, public benefit land trust based in Menlo Park.
January 30, 2001
POST Saves 215 Acres Bordering Half Moon Bay, Completes Protection of Johnston Ranch
Peninsula Open Space Trust has acquired 215 acres of prime farmland and rolling hills on the southeastern border of Half Moon Bay, completing the preservation of the historic Johnston Ranch as permanent open space.