Mountain Ranch Purchased for State Park

A 4,413-acre mountain ranch in California's Mount Hamilton range will be acquired by the Nature Conservancy and will become park of a State Park.

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July 18, 2000, 1:00 PM PDT

By Abhijeet Chavan @http://twitter.com/legalaidtech


A cattle ranch in the Mount Hamilton range above Gilroy will be acquired by the Nature Conservancy and will become a part of Henry W. Coe State Park. The 4,413-acre ranch contains bald eagles, deer, mountain lions, and wild turkeys. With its proximity to Silicon Valley, the Mount Hamilton -Diablo range faces increasing development pressure.

Thanks to Abhijeet Chavan

Tuesday, July 18, 2000 in The San Diego Union-Tribune

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