April 17, 2024

Bay Delta Conservation: Pacheco Marsh Update

Drew: What strikes me is just how fast the tidal marsh has come back to life. The grading by heavy machinery was important for getting elevations […]
December 1, 2023

Q&A with Janet McBride, Executive Director, Bay Area Ridge Trail Council

20 dots wide Franklin Ridge & the Bay Area Ridge Trail The Bay Area Ridge Trail was founded in the late 1980’s at the same time […]
September 19, 2023

Announcing the Campaign to Expand Franklin Ridge

A Must for Conservation Preserving intact natural corridors is essential if wild species are to adapt to climate change. The goal of the latest John Muir […]
August 30, 2023

Family Harvest Farm’s Shanel Kendall – Sustainable Contra Costa 2023 Leadership in Sustainability Award Nominee

Each year, our community comes together to celebrate and honor those who demonstrate outstanding commitment and leadership in making Contra Costa communities healthy, beautiful, clean, and […]
January 19, 2023

Campaign to save Harvey Ranch a success

After giving themselves approximately one year to raise the $4 million necessary to save the 126-acre Harvey Ranch as a gateway to over 15,000 acres of […]
January 12, 2023

John Muir Land Trust Finalizes Deal To Buy Harvey Ranch

LAMORINDA, CA — The John Muir Land Trust (JMLT) announced Thursday it has raised the necessary $4 million to save Harvey Ranch, 126 acres of land […]
January 11, 2023

John Muir Land Trust Announces Harvey Ranch Is Saved

Contact: Linus Eukel, Executive Director (925) 228-1130 direct, (925) 788-7525 mobile linus@nulljmlt.org 126-Acre Ranch In Moraga Will Be Gateway to 15,000 Acres of Wilderness MARTINEZ, CA […]
January 5, 2023

Fostering a Farm Community

IN URBAN PITTSBURG, CALIFORNIA, located outside San Francisco in the East Bay, youth who have been through foster care are learning work and life skills through […]
September 28, 2022

Town council approves $250K contribution to JMLT for Harvey Ranch acquisition

Hoping to preserve a 143-acre section of the Harvey Ranch in Moraga and create a 15,500-acre natural area by connecting the three protected landscapes of Las […]