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Open space district adds 1,000-plus acres

Original post made on Mar 17, 2012

The Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District has purchased more than 1,000 acres of property in San Mateo County this week for preservation as wildlife habitat and agricultural land.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Saturday, March 17, 2012, 7:26 AM

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Posted by Open Space in Atherton, a resident of Atherton: West Atherton
on Mar 17, 2012 at 8:03 am

We should ask Post to present to the Atherton Council the benefits of keeping Open Space in Holbrook Palmer Park.


Posted by Sam, a resident of Atherton: West Atherton
on Mar 19, 2012 at 12:19 pm

With more preservation and no conservation, deer and mountain lion populations will increase on previously hunted properties. More injuries on the horizon for highway 1, 92 and 280. More money will be spent to track what has been historically known. Why not allow pre-screened licensed hunting (a legal sport) to raise revenue for our ailing state instead of tying up land where little to no tax revenue is collected?


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