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Save the Redwoods League, National Park Service and California State Parks Unite to Bring Back Ancient Redwood Forest on the North Coast of California

Monday, April 16, 2018

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Every Adventure has a Story: Share Yours with California State Parks over the Black Friday Weekend

Monday, November 20, 2017 | View PDF

California State Parks knows that every adventure has a story and we encourage visitors to share their story this upcoming Thanksgiving weekend. Continuing on 2016’s successful #InventYourAdventure campaign, this year’s edition, “Every Adventure has a Story”, asks visitors to participate by sharing the story behind their favorite state park through an Instagram photo or video.

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California State Parks Re-opens Iconic Providence Mountains State Recreation Area on November 3

Tuesday, October 24, 2017 | View PDF

After being closed for almost seven years due to major infrastructure upgrades, California State Parks Director Lisa Mangat, the Mitchell Family and a number of partners announced the reopening date for one of the most iconic time capsule parks in California. Providence Mountains State Recreation Area (Providence Mountains) is opening to the public on Friday, November 3.

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California State Parks Offering ADDITIONAL Campsites to Displaced Residents Affected by Northern California Fires

Friday, October 13, 2017

California State Parks announced today that it is opening additional campsites for displaced residents affected by the Northern California fires. 

El Departamento de Parques y Recreación de California anunció hoy que está abriendo campamientos adicionales en el condado de Mendocino para ayudar a personas afectadas por los incendios en el norte de California. 

 

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California State Parks Offering Campsites to Displaced Residents from the Sonoma and Napa Fires

Thursday, October 12, 2017 | View PDF

California State Parks announced today that it is opening campsites at Sonoma Coast State Park and Salt Point State Park to residents affected by Northern California fires.

El Departamento de Parques y Recreación de California anuncia hoy que está abriendo campamientos en los parques estatales de Sonoma Coast y Salt Point para residentes afectados por los incendios en el norte de California.

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State Parks Announces New Structure to Better Serve Californians and Improve Stewardship

Tuesday, October 3, 2017 | View PDF

The California Department of Parks and Recreation today announced a new organizational structure aimed at better serving Californians who enjoy the Golden State’s public outdoor spaces. The structure and related transition activities and benefits are outlined in an Operational Transition Plan that reflects extensive research and input from internal and external stakeholders. The new organizational structure is part of a two-year transformation effort that renewed the department’s commitment to improving the state parks system and the many recreational programs supported by DPR. It marks the first department-wide organizational structure change since the early 1990s.

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