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

2016 Donation Acknowledgments

Donations and gifts to the Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District help protect open space, preserve wildlife and natural habitats, enhance the positive experience of visitors to the District...Read more

February 2017

Annual Report

Annual Report

We are very proud of another successful year.Read more
Mount Umunhum Construction

Construction Updates

Construction continues on multiple projects throughout the winter months.Read more
Rich Gordon

Thank you, Rich Gordon

The Board of Directors recently honored Assembly Member Rich Gordon for his many years of public service.Read more
Cooley Landing Art

Cooley Landing Art

Join Grassroots Ecology and local artist Linda Gass to help create a living land art installation marking the former shoreline of San Francisco Bay.Read more

February Docent-led Activities

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

January 2017

Ceremonial circle on Mount Umunhum

Construction on Mount Umunhum

There are many facets to the work currently taking place to prepare Mount Umunhum for public access.Read more

Mountain Lion Activity

One or more mountain lions may live within and around Rancho San Antonio Open Space PreserveRead more
Team Patrol Participants

Team Trail Patrol

Team Trail Patrols send small groups of volunteers out on all trails in a preserve on a single day.Read more

Expressions of Gratitude

Midpen is so very grateful for the contributions of all our docents and volunteers!Read more