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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October 2016


Grazing on Open Space Land

Watch our new video to find out more about Conservation Grazing and how to share the trails.Read more
Mount Umunhum Construction

Construction on Mount Umunhum

Construction has begun to improve the road and summit of Mount Umunhum so that we can open it to the public.Read more

Volunteer Ombudsperson Wanted

Midpen is seeking a Volunteer Ombudsperson to assist the District in maintaining positive relations with our residents and neighbors.Read more
Public Meeting

Public Meeting Survey

Midpen is conducting a survey on the scheduling of public meetings taking place in local neighborhoods.Read more
Alma College

Past, Present and Future at Bear Creek Redwoods

The Draft Environmental Impact Report for the Bear Creek Redwoods Preserve Plan has been released for public review and comment.Read more

October Docent-led Activities

Every month, Midpen offers a wide variety of FREE docent-led activities throughout the preserves.Read more

August 2016

Conservation Atlas display

Conservation Atlas

Our Vision Plan and Conservation Atlas won 3rd Prize at the recent ESRI International Users Conference.Read more
Mountain lion © Ken Hickman

Safe Passage

Highways can be dangerous places for both people and wildlife. Midpen is sponsoring a feasibility study to provide safe movement of wildlife and recreational trail users across Highway 17.Read more
Western Pond Turtle © Ken Hickman

Interactive Turtles

Turtle research this summer in Midpen ponds.Read more

New Faces along the Trails

New volunteers are hitting the trails this month.Read more