Current Projects

  • trees at the Jenner Headlands

    Climate Action Through Conservation

    Land conservation is an important tool in addressing climate change, as agricultural lands and natural systems sequester carbon and have substantially lower rates of GHG emissions than urban areas.

  • Crowd at Roseland Village Center

    Roseland Village Public Space

    The District is providing $500,000 in funding toward the development a public gathering space in the Roseland Village Neighborhood Center as a Matching Grant Project with the County’s Community Development Commission.

  • Wright Hill Ranch Preserve Management Plan

    In 2007, the District purchased a 1,236-acre ranch just south of the town of Jenner and the mouth of the Russian River to form the Poff Ranch Preserve.

  • Calabazas Creek at the Calabazas Preserve

    Calabazas Creek OSP Resource Management Plan

    In 2004, the District purchased a 1,285-acre ranch just north of Glen Ellen in order to establish the Calabazas Creek Open Space Preserve.

  • River at Bordessa Ranch

    Estero Trail Easement at Bordessa Ranch

    Designation of Trail Corridors and Associated Staging Areas The Sonoma County Agricultural Preservation and Open Space District holds both a conservation easement and a public trail easement on the Bordessa Ranch property near Valley Ford. This coastal prairie property along …