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Gualala River – Retaining wall

(CDP 55-2006) Current Status The California Coastal Commission de novo hearing has been postponed. History 05/2010 Commission approves replacing old wall; takes no action on proposed new wall 04/2008 Commission finds substantial issue 03/2008 Appealed to Coastal Commission 02/2008 Appeal denied by Supervisors 11/2007 Appealed to Mendocino Supervisors 11/2007 Approved by Coastal Permit Admin. 08/2006 Proposal filed for a new …

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Tribe buys coastal forest in Humboldt County

Yurok-land

[excerpt:] Klamath, CA — A large land acquisition project was completed today on California’s Redwood Coast to conserve habitat, restore water quality and reestablish indigenous territory along the lower Klamath River. The Yurok Tribe, working with the nonprofit Western Rivers Conservancy, completed purchase of 22,237 acres from Green Diamond Resource Company in Humboldt County. The land, part of the Yurok’s …

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