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Sunol rancher is home on the range

Original post made on Jul 6, 2012

Rancher Tim Koopmann, whose projects earned him the 2011 California Leopold Conservation Award, recently led a tour of his 850 acres off the freeway just south of Pleasanton.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Friday, July 6, 2012, 7:53 AM

Comments (2)

Posted by Beth, a resident of Laguna Vista
on Jul 6, 2012 at 9:07 am

Congratulations to Mr. Koopmann and what a great example you are setting for other ranchers and owners of land. Thanks for taking such good care of the land and the wildlife that depends on it.


Posted by Rick Pickering, a resident of Another Pleasanton neighborhood
on Jul 9, 2012 at 11:14 am

Tim & family are great folks with a big heart for helping others. Tim has made decades of contributions to the Alameda County Fair, including serving as President of the Fair Association for two terms. Congrats again on the Leopold Conservation Award - and true to your humble style, you noted that many other ranchers are also great stewards of the land...


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