Organization Profile

Santa Clara County Open Space Authority


The primary goal of the Open Space Authority is the preservation of undeveloped land in its natural state. Highest priority is given to buying and protecting lands that will: • Preserve the home territory of wildlife and native plants • Safeguard water sources • Create greenbelts and urban buffers • Maintain the region’s defining landscapes and vistas • Offer outdoor recreation that respects the natural environment • Encourage agriculture • Provide regional trail connections

San Jose, CA, 95119