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November 16, 2009

Congress Approves $5 Million for Federal Protection of POST's Rancho Corral de Tierra
To date, Congress has set aside a total of $11 million in appropriations for eventual federal protection

November 2, 2009

POST Transfers 966-acre Rancho San Vicente to Santa Clara County Parks for Permanent Protection
South San Jose Property a Key Link Between Almaden Quicksilver and Calero County Parks

October 2, 2009

City of Half Moon Bay Transfers 21-Acre Property on Highway 92 to POST
Property Provides Key Link Between Open Space Lands to the East of Half Moon Bay and the Coast

September 21, 2009

POST Transfers Rare Wetlands to Land Trust of Santa Cruz County for Permanent Protection
95 Acres of Rare Wetlands and Critical Agricultural Land in Watsonville

July 15, 2009

POST Transfers Two Ridgetop Properties to Santa Clara County Open Space Authority
Properties Connect More Than 8,000 Acres of Adjacent Open Space and Parkland in South Santa Clara County

July 15, 2009

POST Transfers Three Properties to Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District
Properties Totaling 374 Acres Range from Coastal Open Space Near Half Moon Bay to Strategically Located Parcel Near Los Gatos

May 19, 2009

POST Announces Agreement to Purchase 966-acre Rancho San Vicente in South San Jose
Historic Property to Link more than 31,000 Acres of Open Space and Parkland for Public Recreation and Wildlife Habitat

May 13, 2009

POST'S Wallace Stegner Lecture Series Presents Actor and Environmentalist Ed Begley, Jr.
May 21, 8:00 pm, Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts

May 11, 2009

POST President Audrey Rust Receives First Annual Environmental Leadership Award from Sen. Barbara Boxer
Honor recognizes achievements in local land conservation at POST

April 20, 2009

POST'S Wallace Stegner Lecture Series Presents "Living with Wolves" Filmmakers Jim and Jamie Dutcher
April 30th, 8:00 pm, Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts

April 2, 2009

POST Acquires Two Ridgetop Properties near New Almaden in San Jose
Purchases Link More Than 8,000 Acres of Adjacent Open Space and Parkland

February 13, 2009

New Member and New Chair Named to POST Board of Directors
High-tech Pioneer Donna Dubinsky Joins Board; Venture Capitalist Mark Wan Appointed Chair

February 10, 2009

POST's Lecture Series Celebrates Centennial of Wallace Stegner's Birth
POST opens its 16th Annual Wallace Stegner Lecture Series with naturalist, adventurer and author Craig Childs on February 19.

January 16, 2009

POST Acquires 95 Acres of Critical Wetlands and Farmland at Watsonville Sloughs
Partnership with Land Trust of Santa Cruz County and Nature Conservancy Rescues Land Protection Campaign in Wake of State Bond-Funding Freeze

January 8, 2009

POST Preserves 1,001 Acres Along the San Mateo Coast
Purchases ensure permanent protection for three key properties.