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Lumber company teams up with land trust to conserve Santa Cruz redwood forest

Original post made on Mar 26, 2019

Nearly 1,000 acres of redwood forest in the Santa Cruz Mountains will be permanently protected from development and future logging thanks to an unusual partnership between a Palo Alto land trust and a family-owned lumber company.

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Posted by Jonathan Brown
a resident of Ventura
on Mar 26, 2019 at 10:32 am

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So great to see POST continuing its great work! If not for them and the hard work of like-minded others, all of these natural places would become paved-over housing tracts, roads, and offices.


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Posted by Rachel Cywinski
a resident of another community
on Apr 19, 2019 at 1:38 am

What great foresight! Future generations will be thankful to those who cared enough to preserve what they had, for them.
I wish everyone could visit the Francis Beidler Forest Audobon Center and see more than 1000 years old, preserved because Beidler realized future generations would not get to see them unless protective action was taken. It is said this remnant of the Beidler land is the only area of South Carolina that has not been clear-cut at some time. I am grateful it is preserved.


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