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

Summer 2017

OpenRoad with Doug McConnell

Mount Umunhum Sneak Peek on “OPENROAD”

This spring, District staff hosted Doug McConnell and the crew of NBC’s OpenRoad, on the summit of Mount Umunhum for an opportunity to get a glimpse of Midpen’s amazing progress of the...Read more
Purisima Creek Redwoods

Can You Put a Price Tag on Nature?

In recent years, a new kind of research has been taking place in open space: economics. Showing that nature is not only beautiful and enjoyable, but also economically beneficial, gives open space...Read more

Nature Journal

Midpen surveyed 6 cattle ponds for California red-legged frogs to learn if this threatened species is successfully breeding hereRead more

April 2017

Docent-led Activities

April Docent-led Activities

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

2017 Digital Photo Contest

Enter your favorite shots of Midpen preserves in our annual photo contest.Read more
Daniels Nature Center

Spring Opening - Daniels Nature Center

The Daniels Nature Center opens on Saturday, April 1, 2017.Read more

Wingding Family Fest

Join us for this FREE family event, and learn about birds, bats, butterflies and more!Read more
Community Events

Earth Day Community Events

Join us at a local Earth Day event in your community!Read more
Family on bicycles

News from our Partners

Updates and information from local agencies.Read more