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13Jul 17
Join Our Tribe

Join Our Tribe

At the end of our Star Creek Adventure day in June, one the Land Trust’s members came up to me to gush about the event. This happened all day, but she said something that I keep thinking about. It’s really,…

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27Jun 17
Two Rail Trail Choices

Two Rail Trail Choices

I’m hearing the line that we have two choices on how to build the Rail Trail. The line makes it sound like the public is just beginning to weigh the issue and that there are two equivalent choices before us.…

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23Jun 17
REI: Land Trust Partner

REI: Land Trust Partner

We and our partners are basically building a state park at San Vicente Redwoods – complete with trails for hikers, horse-back riders, and mountain bikers. The first set of partners bought the 8,500-acre forest in 2011. The latest partner to…

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14Jun 17
Happy Hikers

Happy Hikers

400+ people (and 21 dogs) had adventures on our Star Creek Ranch earlier this month. After their adventures many of them hung out at our “End of the Trail Pub” seen in the picture above. They were a bunch of…

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06Jun 17
We’re Building the Rail Trail Now

We’re Building the Rail Trail Now

There was a celebratory air to last week’s Regional Transportation Commission meeting. For the first time since Measure D passed in November, the Commission was allocating some of the funds approved by the voters – including $16 million for the…

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26May 17
Good Neighbors: PCS and Antonelli Pond

Good Neighbors: PCS and Antonelli Pond

The Land Trust has owned and cared for Antonelli Pond since 1983 – and it has never looked better than it does today thanks to an infusion of neighborly volunteer help from the volunteers at Pacific Colligate School (PCS) –…

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10May 17
Our Rail Trail Record (Set Straight)

Our Rail Trail Record (Set Straight)

Last week a blogger put out some false information about the Land Trust’s position on the Rail Trail.  To set the record straight, the Land Trust has: never promoted a bus option for the corridor, never told the RTC that…

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28Apr 17
Biodiversity and Project Diversity, Too!

Biodiversity and Project Diversity, Too!

After the Land Trust’s April Board meeting on Friday, about half the Board got a tour of two small (10 acres and 40 acres) Sandhills properties. Consultant Jodi McGraw gave them the biodiversity tour of what makes the Sandhills so…

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