70 state parks targeted for closure, Brown administration says
Los Angeles Times | May 13, 2011 | 12:40 p.m.
Gov. Jerry Brown's administration said today that dozens of state parks could close as part of the effort to reduce the state deficit.
The parks include the Salton Sea State Recreation Area, Palomar Mountain State Park in San Diego County, Candlestick Point State Recreation Area in San Francisco, Tomales Bay State Park north of San Francisco, Point Cabrillo Light Station in Mendocino and more than 60 other properties.
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Californians are known as lovers of the outdoors and their parks. Should these parks close would this result in higher numbers of people going to National Parks within the state?
Friday, May 13, 2011
Will Closures Of State Parks In California Increase Visitation and Demands on National Parks
This is from the LA Times today: