The Yosemite Conservancy blog. An insider's look at what's happening in the park — and how our donors are making a difference.

Field Notes

The Yosemite Conservancy blog.
An insider's look at what's happening in the park — and how our donors are making a difference.

Yosemite Conservancy Field Notes

Horsetail and giant sequoias grow side by side in Mariposa Grove. Photo: Shirley Spencer

In this guest post, Yosemite naturalist and artist Shirley Spencer offers a glimpse into an intriguing winter world.

Yosemite Conservancy Projects Director Schuyler Greenleaf points out features of Bridalveil Fall. Photo: Yosemite Conservancy

This year on the blog, we're kicking off a new series of posts to help you get to know some of the people behind the scenes at the Conservancy and in the park! Each post will introduce you to a different person, through six quick questions.

A collage showing images from 2018 grant-funded projects in Yosemite National Park.

2018, by (some of) the numbers. Thank you to all of our supporters for making a difference in Yosemite last year!

A peregrine falcon soars near Half Dome in Yosemite National Park. Photo: James McGrew

Wildlife and wetlands, history and high peaks, trail work and telescopes ... our 2019 grants cover vast topical terrain! Join us for a virtual hike through Yosemite to explore some of the 40 projects you can help support in the park this year.