We’ve told you about our strong support for the YES on Open Space/YES on Magee Preserve and its benefits for hikers and conservation. This is now known as Measure Y and it will be on the Danville ballot on election day. On Tuesday, March 3, we hope you’ll join us in voting YES on Measure Y! This week, the East Bay Regional Park District (EBRPD) affirmed its formal support for [...]
On New Year’s Eve, Save Mount Diablo Signs Option to Protect 154 Acres on Face of Mount Diablo’s North Peak
*Photo of a section of the 154 +/- acres on the slopes of Mount Diablo that Save Mount Diablo hopes to permanently conserve by raising over $1 million within the next two years per the terms of the option agreement recently signed with the Concord Mt. Diablo Trail Ride Association. Photo by Ted Clement. CONTRA COSTA COUNTY, CA—On December 31, 2019, New Year’s Eve Day, two local nonprofits, Save Mount [...]
Thanks to your support, Save Mount Diablo has had another year of significant gains in 2019, in its mission to PRESERVE, DEFEND, RESTORE, and ENJOY the Mount Diablo region. PRESERVE (Land Acquisition) Concord Naval Weapons Station, a land use project that SMD has been heavily involved in for over 14 years, was transferred in 2019 to East Bay Regional Park District to become Concord's First Regional Park! [...]
We had a goal of raising a total of $75,000 by the end of June… And you, our incredible supporters, helped us to surpass that goal for our time-sensitive land conservation mission for the Mount Diablo area! We met our goal of raising $50K against our matching grant challenge from the William H. Donner Foundation in just over two weeks. Thanks to your generosity and love for Diablo’s [...]
Watch the following video clip from A Vision for Mount Diablo (a segment featuring SMD in a recent episode of "OpenRoad with Doug McConnell" which aired on NBC Bay Area this past Earth Day.) Follow along as Save Mount Diablo's Executive Director Ted Clement and Seth Adams, Land Conservation Director, take a tour of Marsh Creek State Park, and discuss why voting YES on Prop 68 is so important.
A special message on California's Prop 68 from Doug McConnell, TV Journalist and Environmental Activist: ON TUESDAY, JUNE 5, 2018, Californians will have a chance to protect California's most precious natural resources. VOTE YES on Proposition 68, the Clean Water and Safe Parks Act. Spread the word and remember to get out and vote! Your Voice Counts!