The property is adjacent to existing State Park lands on 3 sides and its integration into the State Park system will shorten and rationalize the boundaries of humboldt Redwoods State Park while also protecting the adjacent Bolling Memorial Grove from potential logging and development impacts. The Bolling Memorial Grove is the first grove of old grownth redwoods that created Humboldt Redwoods State park in 1921. Potential to be connected to existing trails. Property lies within the viewshed of Highway 101, making it a key acquistion for preserving visitor experience at Humboldt Redwoods State Park. Property slopes downward to Elk Creek and the South Fork of Eel River providing watershed protection and increasing protection of old growth redwoods down slope in Humboldt Redwoods State Park. The property contains primary young second growth redwoods interspersed with a few residual ancient redwood trees. Osprey have been found nearby the property, making it a potential habitat for this species. 45.00 acres.
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