2021 News Releases

Displaying 62 News Releases

Kick-Start 2022 by Enjoying the Outdoors With First Day Hikes at More Than 40 California State Parks
December 17, 2021

State Parks Employees Honored with Governor’s State Employee Medal of Valor Award for Heroic Acts
December 16, 2021

Secure that Crawl Space
December 14, 2021

California State Parks Awards $548.3 Million in Grants to Create Local New Parks Across California as Part of Newsom Administration’s “Outdoors for All” Initiative
December 8, 2021

Dam Safety Project to Temporarily Close Basalt Campground and Day Use Area at San Luis Reservoir SRA
December 1, 2021

Division of Boating and Waterways Now Accepting Applications for Shoreline Erosion Control and Public Beach Restoration Grants
November 18, 2021

California State Parks Reaches Milestone of Virtually Connecting 1 Million K-12 Students to the Outdoors
November 16, 2021

Division of Boating and Waterways Offering $1.088 Million in Grants for the Deployment of Floating Restrooms
November 10, 2021

Historic Bridgeport Covered Bridge at South Yuba River State Park Reopens to the Public After Extensive Rehabilitation
November 5, 2021

California State Parks Invites Military Community to Visit 133 Park Units for Free on Veterans Day, November 11
November 5, 2021

State Parks Expands Old Town San Diego State Historic Park and Honors the ‘Land of the First People’
October 23, 2021

California State Historical Resources Commission to Consider 13 Properties for Action
October 21, 2021

California State Park and Recreation Commission Renames Patrick’s Point State Park to Sue-meg State Park and Approves General Plan for Auburn State Recreation Area
September 30, 2021

Fourth Graders and Their Families Invited to Explore 19 State Parks for Free
September 29, 2021

Mount Diablo Centennial Celebration October 16, 2021
September 23, 2021

Mount Diablo State Park Turns 100
September 14, 2021

California State Parks and California State Parks Foundation Cut the Ribbon on Park Improvements at Yosemite Slough
September 13, 2021

Division of Boating and Waterways Offers $1.6 Million in Grants to Enhance Recreational Boating Safety Education
September 10, 2021

California State Parks Seeks Public Input to Change Patrick’s Point State Park’s Name to Sue-meg State Park
September 10, 2021

Returning Evacuees, Visitors Urged to Secure Properties, Resist Providing Food and Water to Bears
September 8, 2021

Division of Boating and Waterways Provides Tips for Safe Boating During Low Water Conditions and Ahead of Labor Day Weekend
September 2, 2021

San Onofre State Beach Lease Extension
September 1, 2021

Boat Registration and Quagga/Zebra Mussel Fee Stickers Now Offered Separately
September 1, 2021

State Park Peace Officers Uncover Illegal Cannabis Grow at Sonoma Coast State Park
August 30, 2021

Border Field State Parks Celebrates 50th Anniversary
August 13, 2021

Secure Food, Trash and Other Attractants
July 22, 2021

California State Parks Reminds Visitors to Preserve Historic Sites at Folsom Lake State Recreation Area
July 22, 2021

California State Historical Resources Commission to Consider Nine Properties for Action
July 20, 2021

Folsom Powerhouse State Historic Park Receives IEEE Milestone Plaque
July 7, 2021

California State Parks Launches Mobile App, Making It Easier to Connect Visitors to Nation’s Largest State Park System
July 2, 2021

California State Parks Launches New Outdoor Equity Grants Program
July 1, 2021

Division of Boating and Waterways Offers Boating Infrastructure Grants for Marina Operators
June 29, 2021

Division of Boating and Waterways Encourages Boaters to Avoid Alcohol this Fourth of July Holiday Weekend
June 29, 2021

California State Parks Removes Memorial to Madison Grant from Prairie Creek Redwoods State Park
June 25, 2021

California State Parks and Save the Redwoods League to Reopen Fully Renovated Pfeiffer Falls Trail in Big Sur on June 18
June 14, 2021

California State Parks Offers Free Admission to Veterans, Active and Reserve Military Members on Memorial Day – May 31, 2021
May 27, 2021

Keep Tahoe Bears Wild!
May 27, 2021

California State Parks Presents Its Largest-ever Class of Peace Officers
May 21, 2021

Division of Boating and Waterways Urges Everyone to Boat Responsibly as 2021 Boating Season Begins
May 20, 2021

California State Parks Releases Sea Level Rise Adaptation Strategy
May 20, 2021

Turlock Lake State Recreation Area Temporarily Closed
May 13, 2021

Rancho del Oso Nature and History Center Set to Reopen Memorial Day Weekend
May 11, 2021

Off-Highway Motor Vehicle Recreation Division Launches OHV Safety Awareness Week, May 15-23
May 7, 2021

Keep Tahoe Bears Wild!
April 28, 2021

California State Historical Resources Commission Meets to Consider Eight Properties for Action
April 27, 2021

California State Parks and Hipcamp Announce First of its Kind Open Data Integration
April 12, 2021

Division of Boating and Waterways and Coastal Commission Encourage All of April to be Earth Day
April 8, 2021

State Parks Launches New Virtual Programs to Prevent Drownings on California’s Waterways
March 30, 2021

California State Parks Seeking Rangers and Lifeguards to “Live the Parks Life”
March 29, 2021

California State Parks Invites Public to Virtually Commemorate the Contributions of César Chávez to Borrego Springs
March 26, 2021

HistoriCorps Helps Breathe New Life into IOOF Hall at Marshall Gold Discovery State Historic Park
March 25, 2021

Division of Boating and Waterways Begins Control Efforts in the Delta for Aquatic Invasive Plants
March 22, 2021

Henry W. Coe State Park Reopens to the Public After SCU Lightning Complex Fire
March 17, 2021

Division of Boating and Waterways Offering Grants for Quagga and Zebra Mussel Infestation Prevention Programs
March 16, 2021

Division of Boating and Waterways Offers $4.25 Million in Grants to Enhance Public Safety and Protect California’s Waterways
March 15, 2021

California State Parks Reopens Campgrounds in San Luis Obispo County
February 16, 2021

California Seeking Volunteers to Help Keep Waterways Clean
February 8, 2021

California State Parks Invites the Public to Virtually Celebrate Chinese New Year of the Metal Ox
February 8, 2021

California State Parks Reopening Campground Sites for Existing Reservation Holders
January 28, 2021

California State Parks Seeking Public Comment on New Program Aimed at Helping Underserved Communities Connect to the Outdoors
January 22, 2021

California State Historical Resources Commission to Consider Seven Properties for Action
January 21, 2021

A Reminder to Recreate Responsibly During MLK Weekend and Amidst the Ongoing Pandemic
January 14, 2021