California State Parks maintains Statewide acquisition objectives in categories consistent with the Department's mission and operations.  These categories are:

  1. In-holdings and Adjacent Properties
  2. Expanding Outdoor Recreational Opportunities
  3. Significant Cultural Resources Properties
  4. Natural Resources and Sustainable Ecosystems
  5. Trail Connections and Corridor Acquisitions
  6. Urban Parks Initiative

Note:  these objectives are current as of fiscal year 2024-25;  updates will be posted here when available.

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