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.

e-News Archives: 2018 | 2017 | 2016 | 2015 | 2014

Spring 2017 Message from the General Manager

La Honda Creek

The Reason Behind All That We Do

Thinking beyond what we do here at Midpen – to focus on the reason behind why we do this work...Read more

Winter 2016 Message from the General Manager

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Bridging Islands: Habitat, Culture and History

Many parts of the Bay Area are connected with spectacular, carefully engineered bridges that enhance commerce and the movement of people from home to work and back again.Read more

Fall 2016 Message from the General Manager

Crowdsourcing Nature

This past spring, we celebrated several Grand Openings. As different as the two locations are—one nestled in the mountains and the other, along the bay—they have much in common...Read more

Summer 2016 Message from the General Manager

Giving Nature a Helping Hand

This past spring, we celebrated several Grand Openings. As different as the two locations are—one nestled in the mountains and the other, along the bay—they have much in common...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

Message from the General Manager

On Human and Bio-Diversity

In every corner of the world, people have developed cultural practices that strengthen biodiversity and, as a result, have sustaining, mutually beneficial relationships with the land. Nature seems to...Read more

Mt. Umunhum – Viewing the Full Arc of History

In every corner of the world, people have developed cultural practices that strengthen biodiversity and, as a result, have sustaining, mutually beneficial relationships with the land. Nature seems to...Read more

Our Life Support System

It’s easy to feel helpless during this extended drought, so here at Midpen we are involved in a number of projects that are intended to support the environment and improve water management on...Read more

Commitment to our Constituents

With the passage of Measure AA this past June, all of us at Midpen have been thinking about more and better ways to connect with our constituents.Read more

Take a Second Look

I’ve had a lifelong fascination with butterflies that began when I was two, on the day my father had me watch an Anise Swallowtail emerge from a chrysalis. So I’ve studied butterflies...Read more

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