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Bike the Watershed 3: 3rd Annual GWC Bicycle Tour

Bike the Watershed 3 Riders at China Camp

Bike the Watershed 3 The Gallinas Watershed Council visited China Camp State Park on their annual bike ride through the watershed. On our 3rd Annual GWC “BIKE THE WATERSHED” Bicycle Tour took us from Santa Venetia to China Camp Village for the annual Heritage Day event that takes place in China Camp Village. In China […]

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Friends of China Camp running State Park

Great news! China Camp State Park is open daily! Agreements between state officials and Friends of China Camp (FOCC) prevented a July 1, 2012 closure of China Camp. FOCC have plans and financing and an operational agreement nailed down. Please support them as they now are operating China Camp, working with CA State Park’s Marin […]

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Friends of China Camp submits intent letter to operate China Camp State Park

With China Camp and Olompali state parks faced with closure July 1, a local nonprofit group has sent a letter of intent to state officials saying it is willing to operate the parks to keep them open. The Marin State Parks Association and its subgroups, Friends of China Camp and The Olompali People, want to […]

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Wetlands are Vital to our Watershed An NJ State report concluded that wetlands provided the largest dollar value of ecosystem services ($9.4 billion per year), which included: buffering of floods storm surges water treatment supply This study explains the economic concept of “natural capital” which acknowledges the long term values of not only “goods” or […]

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