News & Features

  • District transfers ownership of Hood Mountain’s Lawson addition to Regional Parks

    June 10, 2014

    Posted in: Press Releases

    The Board of Supervisors, acting concurrently as directors of the Sonoma County Agricultural Preservation & Open Space District, authorized today the transfer of fee title of the Lawson property, a 247-acre parcel adjacent to Hood Mountain Regional Park and Open Space Preserve, from the District to Regional Parks subject to a conservation easement and recreation covenant.

  • New High-Quality Terrain Data Will Enhance Conservation and Management

    May 21, 2014

    Posted in: Press Releases

    The Sonoma County Agricultural Preservation & Open Space District (District) – in collaboration with the Sonoma County Water Agency (Water Agency), Information Services Department, Transportation & Public Works, and several other local, state and federal partners – is pleased to announce the public release of high-resolution countywide terrain data to allow for integrated agricultural and natural resource conservation and management. These data will benefit the community now and for generations to come.

  • District and Sonoma Land Trust to Protect Pole Mountain on Sonoma Coast

    May 20, 2014

    Posted in: Press Releases

    The Board of Directors of the Sonoma County Agricultural Preservation & Open Space District (District) today approved the acquisition of a conservation easement and recreation covenant over the approximately 238-acre Pole Mountain property for a $1,000,000 contribution to the pending acquisition of the property by the Sonoma Land Trust.