Carrizo Plain 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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Carrizo Plain 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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Easing of fire restrictions, due to reduced fire potential, will also affect all BLM-managed recreational areas, including Three Rivers, San Joaquin River Gorge, Lake Isabella, Chimney Peak, Kennedy Meadows and the Carrizo Plain National Monument.
These interactions were observed on the Carrizo Plain National Monument (San Luis Obispo County, California), an area with habitat characteristic of Atriplex scrub and California grassland.
through Sacramento, and on several rides to Hollister, Frazier Park, the back way to Ojai, and the Carrizo Plain.
They include new views on the evolution of the San Andreas fault zone in central California and the Carrizo Plain, from deep to modern time along the western Sierra Nevada foothills from San Joaquin to Kern River drainages, mesozoic metasedimentary framework and gabbroids of the Early Cretaceous Sierra Nevada batholith, and debris flows in the southern and eastern Sierra Nevada region.
Khus reviews the experience at Chumash sites such as Pismo Beach, Point Conception, Paso Robles, Carrizo Plain, and the Channel Islands and makes special reference to the Diablo Canyon nuclear power facility in San Luis Obispo.
However, the most amazing photograph in the book, is a view of the Temblor Mountain located in the Carrizo Plain, protected as a National Monument in the United States.
The researchers' findings encompasses their work at the Carrizo Plain, which is located 100 miles north of Los Angeles and site of the original "Big One" - the Fort Tejon quake of 1857.
Giant kangaroo rats live in the desert grasslands of California's Carrizo Plain, where they gather grass seeds by harvesting the plants in a circle around their burrows.
Reintroduction and status of pronghorn on the Carrizo Plain National Monument and surrounding areas in southern California.
SANTA BARBARA - A Malibu man is seeking permission to drill for oil in the Carrizo Plain National Monument, near the Cuyama Valley in southeastern San Luis Obispo County.
Carrizo Plain National Monument is the largest remaining wild tract of California's San Joaquin Valley region--one of the nation's most intensively farmed areas.
The remaining populations of the rodent are on the eastern foothills of the western edge of the Basin and in the Carrizo Plain at the southern end of the valley [ILLUSTRATION FOR FIGURE 1 OMITTED].