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Long Lost Manzanita Brings Newfound Problems (Westside Observer re-post)

Editor Notes: This is a reposting of  an important story about the plan to reintroduce Franciscan manzanita into City park land – and now also private property along Marietta Drive in the Miraloma Park neighborhood. We also want to refer … Continue reading

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Seeing Red Over Green Shrub (WSJ article)

Plan to Create an Urban Federal Preserve for the Manzanita Sparks Some Opposition GUEST POST:  By JIM CARLTON,  WSJ SAN FRANCISCO—In order to protect and restore an endangered species, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service sets aside “critical habitats” in places … Continue reading

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