MONTHLY eNEWS

2024

June 2024

  • The power of science on our land preserves
  • The science of coastal grazing
  • Spotting owls
  • Adapting to new food sources takes time
  • Celebrating our spring matching gift success
  • Celebrating our legacy league members

May 2024

  • Wildlife on the move
  • Seeking Migrators with Feminist Bird Club Member
  • Mountain Lions sharing a rare meal from ACR
  • Donor Spotlight: Maria Cardamone
  • Welcoming new staff
  • Webinars, events, and outings

April 2024

  • Our interconnected natural web
  • Wander through the wildflowers
  • Sarah Reid’s notes from the field
  • Welcoming new staff
  • Language of the Land Webinars
  • Events & Outings

February-March 2024

  • Lending a hand to our partners
  • Creating the Community Engagement Blueprint for Petaluma
  • The beginnings of a Greenway
  • Supporting an urban one-acre oasis
  • Thea and Linda of the Greenway show their support
  • Honoring our friend and colleague Julia Elkin

January 2024

  • Transitioning a family’s ranch to a public park [English / Español]
  • Accessing a mountain from your back door
  • Tolay Creek Ranch: Revitalizationa nd recreation
  • Welcoming new staff and board member

2023

December 2023

  • 2023 Impact Report
  • 2023 Year in Review video [English / Español]
  • Volunteer spotlight
  • New acquisition: McCormick Ranch
  • Events & Outings

November 2023

  • Mapping the poetic landscape of Sonoma
  • Programming a reconnection with nature
  • Giving Tuesday
  • New staff introductions
  • Outings

October 2023

  • Nurturing nature back to health [English / Español]
  • Meet your land stewards
  • Professional forester carries the torch
  • Language of the Land Webinar
  • Outings

September 2023

  • New acquisition in the Baylands ecosystem
  • Restoring a creek for rising waters
  • Elevating SR 37 – getting out of nature’s way
  • New staff introductions
  • Events & Outings

August 2023

  • Mapping urban heat islands [English / Español]
  • Mark West Area Park
  • Green infill
  • New Philanthropy Operations Associate
  • Events & Outings

July 2023

  • Six Sonoma species
  • Monitoring migration over Sonoma County skies [English / Español]
  • New Digital Marketing Manager
  • Member appreciation day
  • Events & Outings

June 2023

  • Regenerating Lakeville Creek
  • Reversing wells to refill aquifers [English/Español]
  • Reactivating a floodplain using beaver dam analogs
  • New board chair
  • Events & Outings

May 2023

  • Strategic plan 2023-2028 [English/Español]
  • Details on six focal strategies of strategic plan
  • New leadership at the Community Foundation Sonoma County
  • Language of the Land Webinar
  • Events & Outings

April 2023

  • Our strategic plan charrette [English / Español]
  • Transformative internships
  • Teens put science to work
  • Events & Outings

March 2023

  • Sonoma County: Biodiversity Hotspot
  • Vernal Pools Acquisition
  • Sonoma’s Robust Diversity [English / Español]
  • Events & Outings

February 2023

  • Returning Good Fire to the Landscape
  • The Students of Fire [English / Español]
  • Oak Hill Farm
  • Events & Outings

January 2023

  • Unpacking 30×30, California’s part in a global movement [English / Español]
  • A global road map to protect and restore nature
  • What Sonoma County has planned for 30×30
  • Events & Outings