One of the best bird-watching areas in California may expand. The 221 acres of rare coastal dunes and wetlands would expand the McGrath State Beach park in Ventura County.
McGrath State Beach park is a 312-acre bird watching sanctuary in Ventura County near Oxnard. A state agency hopes to purchase an additional 221 acres of coastal dunes and wetlands. This will help to protect threatened or endangered species. Toxic cleanup will be necessary. The California Coastal Conservancy has listed this project as a priority.
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