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Project: Southern Sierra Nevada Mountains, Rudnick Ranch

Description: Fee Title of ±14945 acres for the purpose of Rangeland under Land Acquisition Program in Kern County.

Reference Number: 36402011033

Implemented By: The Nature Conservancy

Objective: To acquire fee interest in 14,945± acres of land for the protection and preservation of important habitat, wildlife migration corridors and landscape linkages. The subject property is situated near the intersection of four major ecosystems including the southern terminus of the Sierra Nevada Mountains, the Tehachapi Mountains to the south, the Mojave Desert located a short distance to the east and the southern end of San Joaquin valley located to the west.

Type: Acquisition Fee Title

Total Cost: $12,160,000.00

Project Status: Complete and Fully Paid

On Time?: Yes    Within Scope?: Yes    Within Budget?: Yes

Estimated Completion: 6/1/2012    Actual Completion: 9/26/2011

Associated Counties: Kern

Located In Disadvantaged Community: Yes

Contribution SourcesContribution DateContribution Amount
Federal Contribution9/13/2011$1,000,000.00
Other State Funds9/13/2011$1,000,000.00
Private Contribution9/13/2011$5,160,000.00
Prop. 84, Statewide Habitat Program9/13/2011$5,000,000.00

Project MetricMetric TopicQuantityUnit
Acquisition Fee TitleRangeland, Grazing Land, and Grasslands14945acres acquired


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