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Tracking measurable success on efforts across California to preserve and connect our Parks & Wildlife Corridors

1. long detailed stories on blogspot (here!)
2. short messages on Twitter
3. automated news feeds from CA enviro websites in the right-hand column which change frequently and are not archived by our website (that's why we now have a twitter account to permanently capture the memorable feeds)

Tuesday, December 30, 2008

The Committee for Green Foothills Year End Report

Looking back at 2008, Committee for Green Foothills’ local, vocal and effective efforts resulted in:

· Helping successful efforts to stop logging in the Santa Cruz Mountains.

· A well crafted Stewardship Plan for Camp Jones Gulch in San Mateo County.

· Significant contributions to Santa Clara County Habitat Conservation Plan.

· Conducting an educational Farm Tour of South Santa Clara County ranches and farms.

· Working with local citizens to start a “South Valley Environmental Collaborative”.

· Partnering with locals and winning a lawsuit to enforce creek protection in Los Gatos.

· Assisting San Mateo County’s efforts to develop a Watershed Ordinance.

· Providing oversight on Stanford’s developments, and the Habitat Conservation and Sustainable
Development Plans.

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