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

A white-headed woodpecker on a tree in Yosemite Valley. Photo: Yosemite Conservancy/Keith Walklet

How much do you know about woodpeckers? Learn a little more about the dozen members of the Picidae family found in Yosemite.

Parks in Focus participants from Sequoia YMCA helped out on a stewardship project during the November camping trip in Yosemite. Photo: Courtesy of Udall Foundation

A monthly recap of what we saw, heard and did in Yosemite. Here's what happened in November...

A snowy spring day along the Merced River in Yosemite Valley. Photo: Carolyn Botell

As the year comes to a close, we're sharing a few reflections on reasons to care about Yosemite, from Conservancy staff.

A hiker heads up the Four Mile Trail in Yosemite. Photo: Yosemite Conservancy/Keith Walklet

Whether your relationship with Yosemite is long-term or brand-new, we have plenty of suggestions for ways to feel even more connected to your park.