Muir Woods National Monument

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Acadia NP SE Maine 1919 48,419 (19,603) Mountain and coast scenery.
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Muir Woods National Monument:

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National Parks
Name Type1 Location Year authorized Size
acres (hectares)
Description
Acadia NP SE Maine 1919 48,419 (19,603) Mountain and coast scenery.
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Muir Woods National Monument


Mill Valley, CA 94941
Phone:415-388-2596
Fax:415-389-6957
Web: www.nps.gov/muwo/
Size: 554 acres.
Established: Proclaimed on January 9, 1908.
Location:12 miles north of California's Golden Gate Bridge, accessible via US 101 and CA 1.
Facilities:Rest rooms (é), restaurant/snacks, visitor center (é), museum/exhibit, self-guided tour/trail. Entrance fee required.
Activities:Hiking, wildlife viewing.
Special Features:The virgin stand of coastal redwoods was purchased by Congressman William Kent and his wife, Elizabeth Thacher Kent in 1905. The land was subsequently donated to the federal government and declared a national monument by President Theodore Roosevelt in 1908, in honor of John Muir, writer and conservationist.

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George Moir, with a breathtaking little view of a gate at the edge of woods and John Muir Wood of Edinburgh, with six works, represent the early flowering of calotypy north of the border.
The Bayliss Muir Wood report has identified the increased road capacity required to handle traffic growth between 2001 and 2031and costed it at GBP70bn.
In a paper to the conference - Motoring towards 2050: Making it happen - consultants David Bayliss and Sir Alan Muir Wood estimate that about 750 kilometres of new dual three lane motorways and a similar length of new trunk roads will be needed by 2031 - equivalent to a 25pc expansion of the existing motorway network.
In a paper to the conference - Motoring Towards 2050: Making it Happen - consultants David Bayliss and Sir Alan Muir Wood estimate that about 750 kilometres of new three-lane motorways and a similar length of new trunk roads will be needed by 2031 - equivalent to a 25 per cent expansion of the existing motorway network.
Duloch Park is set among open green spaces and mature trees, while a nearby park and Muir Wood allow residents to experience the great outdoors in an urban town.
John Muir Wood, the Scottish music publisher and owner of music shops in Edinburgh and Glasgow, also travelled on the train.
West America Bank, Kaiser Permanente Community Benefits Programs - Marin/Sonoma Area, Marin County Mental Health Substance Use Services, Ghilotti Construction Company, KRON-TV, the Michael Basso Foundation, Muir Wood Adolescent and Family Services, KPOO-FM, North Bay Recovery Center, Hotel Kabuki, Book Passage Book Store, and many Bay Area individuals and families.
Parallels to problems in the Bay Area will be explored in a following panel discussion featuring Matt Willis, MD, MPH Marin County Public Health Officer, Mark Dale Founder, Families 4 Safer Schools, Jennifer Golick Clinical Director, Muir Wood Adolescent and Family Services, and Michael DeLeon , Producer/Director of Kids Are Dying.
Parallels to problems in the Bay Area will be explored in a following panel discussion featuring Matt Willis, MD, MPH Marin County Public Health Officer, Mark Dale, Founder, Families 4 Safer Schools, Jennifer Golick, Clinical Director, Muir Wood Adolescent and Family Services, and Michael DeLeon, Producer/Director of Kids Are Dying.
Producer Natalie Costa, Muir Wood Clinical Director, Jennifer Golick, Director of the Marin County Prescription Drug Abuse Task Force, Mark Dale, author Erin Marie Daly, Caron Treatment Centers' Christian O'Donnell, and Dr.
After the film, Producer Natalie Costa, Muir Wood Clinical Director, Jennifer Golick, Director Marin County Prescription Drug Abuse Task Force, Mark Dale, author Erin Marie Daly, Caron Treatment Centers' Christian O'Donnell, and Dr.
Mill Valley is 15 minutes north of the Golden Gate Bridge, and a beautiful drive to the Muir Woods National Monument and the legendary Highway 1 along the Pacific Coast.