California State Parks
Joe Hopkins is an environmental scientist there. He’s raised red flags with the state parks department about the growing devastation of desert habitat. He says no one listened. Even worse, he says supervisors retaliated against him.
Grandparents love to take the grandchildren places and spoil them when they come to visit. Here are some great places where grandpa and grandma get a discount on admission, and the children have a blast.
California parks officials say 65 of the 70 state parks slated for closure will temporarily remain open due to new money from the state budget.
Robert Hanna, the great-great grandson of naturalist John Muir, knows how important state parks are to California, and seeing 70 of them on the closure list is something he’s not taking lightly.
A state parks official says only a fraction of the 70 California parks originally slated to close this summer because of budget cuts will actually be shut down.
Budget cuts are forcing the closure of up to 70 California State parks.
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