Two Really Important Wildlife Linkages to be Saved by State $$ in February
Notice of Meeting: WILDLIFE CONSERVATION BOARD
February 23, 2017 10:00 a.m. State Capitol, Room 112 Sacramento, California 95814
12,710 ACRES IN LOS PADRES FOREST, SAN LUIS OBISPO: Avenales Ranch; $2,395,000 grant to the California Rangeland Trust for a cooperative project with the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation to acquire conservation easements over 12,710± acres located near the community of Pozo. (Total price: $4 million)
TOPO MAP: https://www.gaiagps.com/map/Avenales%20Ranch/?lat=35.1789&lon=-120.1789&zoom=12&layer=GaiaTopoRasterFeet
10 page report on Avenales easement purchase:
NORTH LOS ANGELES: Valley Vista; $1,010,000 grant to the City of Santa Clarita to acquire fee title to 232 acres south of Santa Clarita, a key parcel in the Rim of the Valley park system. Total price: $3.475 million
HUMBOLDT: Mad River Hatchery Lot Line Adjustment: $40,000
acquisition in fee of 1.6± acres near the city of Blue Lake
CONTRA COSTA: Campos; $236,200 to acquire 80± acres in unincorporated Byron.
CONTRA COSTA: Viera North Peak; $437,000 to acquire 165± acres approximately three miles southeast of the City of Clayton.
RIVERSIDE: McLaughlin; $589,750 to acquire in fee 476± acres near Hemet.
RIVERSIDE: Coachella Valley Stormwater Channel and Delta Area - MRBL Property; $463,775 to acquire in fee 370± acres located southeast of the city of Indio, in the unincorporated community of Mecca.