Midpen publishes a monthly e-newsletter with a quick look at the latest news and a brief overview of upcoming activities and public events. An expanded version is published on a quarterly basis and includes includes a full listing of docent-led activities and a message from the General Manager.

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Spring 2016

Spring Blooms

The preserves are covered with spectacular wildflowers.Read more

7th Annual Digital Photo Contest

Share your compelling images of open space.Read more

Midpen Awarded Grant

Hendrys Creek in Sierra Azul Open Space Preserve is getting a healthy makeover thanks to a recently-awarded grant.Read more

Measure AA Update

Land acquisition is the first step to open space conservation.Read more

San Francisco Bay Trail Update

Midpen will complete the San Francisco Bay Trail north of Ravenswood Open Space Preserve in 2017.Read more

Upcoming District Events

Mark these dates in your calendar, and make plans to join us at one of our upcoming events!Read more

Spring 2016 Message from the General Manager

Necessity is Indeed the Mother of Invention

Fog is a very important component of our local weather and its impact on the ecosystem is profound.Read more

February 2016

February Activities

Featured Activities in February

This month, we have 20 exciting docent-led activities and many opportunities to view some of nature’s surprises...Read more

Watch your step!

As the winter rains begin, newts are on the move in many of our preserves. After spending the summer and fall burrowed away, they are working their way back to the ponds, streams and lakes where they...Read more

Chinese New Year Celebration!

Celebrate the Year of the Monkey at the Chinese New Year Celebration hike on Monday, February 8th at El Corte de Madera Open Space PreserveRead more

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