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Tuesday, July 26, 2011

New Parks to Explore....

On the Northern California Coast


IN DEL NORTE COUNTY:

Siskiyou Land conservancy
http://siskiyouland.wordpress.com/2010/11/29/our-ongoing-commitment-to-the-unparalled-smith-river/
80 and 148 acres
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IN MENDOCINO COUNTY:

http://www.mendocinolandtrust.org/index.php
Mendocino Land Trust--On January 5, 2010, the Mendocino Land Trust completed the acquisition of Hare Creek Beach in Fort Bragg. The Land Trust purchased the 5.6 acre beach in order to conserve the sensitive habitats on the propoerty, as well as to provide coastal access.

http://www.mendocinolandtrust.org/index.php?Land_Conservation:Current_Projects:Mendocino_County_Coastal_Conservation_Plan

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http://www.wildernesslandtrust.org/top_priorities.html
640 acres On the north flank of Leech Lake Mountain in the inner coastal range and the Eel River Watershed

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IN SONOMA COUNTY

Jacobs ranch— http://bayareabarnsandtrails.org
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Skaggs Island—3300 acres transferred to USFWS by USN
http://openspacecouncil.typepad.com/bay-area-open-space-council/2011/03/news-skaggs-island-goes-to-usfws.html

http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2011/03/17/BAOF1IE2JC.DTL#ixzz1HD537hXk

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BY THE BODEGA LAND TRUST:



Tannery Creek 187 acre conservation easement

http://www.bodeganet.com/landtrust/documents/BLTSpringNewsletterformailing.pdf

http://www.facebook.com/pages/Bodega-Land-Trust/247119123182#!/pages/Bodega-Land-Trust/247119123182?sk=wall

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BY THE SONOMA LAND TRUST:

Bald Mtn ranch –420 acres Bald Mtn Ranch, and 6 acre Sassin conservation easement, 572 acres Live Oaks Ranch, 34 acre Drake donation—Sonoma Land Trust, Currently the third largest landowner in the county

http://sonomalandtrust.org/news_room/press_releases/110516_easements.html

http://www.pressdemocrat.com/article/20110210/ARTICLES/110219928/1350?Title=Sonoma-Land-Trust-gets-572-acre-gift

http://www.facebook.com/sonomalandtrust?ref=s#!/sonomalandtrust?v=wall

http://www.sonomalandtrust.org/news_room/press_releases/100209_BennetValley.html

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