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September 30, 2008

POST Earns National Recognition
Accreditation Awarded by the Land Trust Accreditation Commission.

September 18, 2008

Jan Garrod Joins POST Board of Directors
Jan Garrod, general manager of Garrod Farms and Cooper-Garrod Estate Vineyards in Saratoga and president of the Santa Clara County Farm Bureau, has joined the Board of Directors at Peninsula Open Space Trust (POST).

August 13, 2008

POST Breaks Ground for New and Improved Trails at Pillar Point Bluff
Two miles of paths, including a portion of the California Coastal Trail, funded by the California Coastal Conservancy.

July 10, 2008

POST Completes Campaign to Save Mindego Hill, Surpasses Goal
Second highest peak on Coastside sold to Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District for future public use.

April 25, 2008

California Coastal Conservancy Awards Grant for Purchase of Mindego Hill
POST received word this week that the California Coastal Conservancy has approved a grant of $7.5 million toward the purchase of Mindego Hill.

April 11, 2008

POST Acquires Pristine 408-acre Ranch in Gilroy
POST’s goal is to add the property to the chain of public open space taking shape along the western hillsides of southern Santa Clara County.

April 2, 2008

Coastside Landowner Donates Conservation Easement to POST
Gift protects expansive 952-acre ranch along Highway 1.

March 19, 2008

POST Completes Protection of 865 Acres in Morgan Hill
Santa Clara County Open Space Authority becomes new owner of land destined for public park.

March 14, 2008

POST's Lecture Series Celebrates 15 Years of Exploring Land, Nature and Conservation
The series features writers, artists and thinkers who help shape current ideas about our natural environment.

January 31, 2008

POST Acquires Wavecrest Property in Half Moon Bay
POST announces acquisition of Wavecrest, a 206-acre property located on the southern tip of Half Moon Bay.

January 23, 2008

$1.96 Million Approved for Rancho Corral de Tierra
POST will receive $1.96 million from the federal Land and Water Conservation Fund for the protection of Rancho Corral de Tierra.