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Russian Ridge Preserve (Hongyan Liu)

As part of our 50th Anniversary celebration, we invite you to participate in #SpottedAtMidpen, a year-long photo contest. When you spot something cool in a Midpen preserve, post your picture on social media, use the hashtag #SpottedAtMidpen and tag us @midpenopenspace — you could win a commemorative prize! Winners are chosen every two weeks until the end of the year. 

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Get the #SpottedAtMidpen guide, your key to discovering some of the amazing things in your open space preserves.

Let us see what you spot!

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Caring for the Land that Cares for Us. Fifty years ago, our community prioritized clean air and water, healthy habitats for diverse native plants and animals, ecosystems that are resilient to the effects of our changing climate and places for people to connect with nature – that's what Midpen provides in perpetuity. 

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