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Allensworth Ecological Reserve

Description

The approximately 5,100-acre Allensworth Ecological Reserve consists of valley sink scrub and valley saltbush scrub habitat. Plants include iodine bush, goldenbush, atriplex, and San Joaquin saltbush. Animals include ground squirrels and coast horned lizards.

The property was designated as an ecological reserve by the Fish and Game Commission in 1983.  Past land uses include farming, grazing, non-toxic waste disposal, and subdivision for conceptual development.

For more information, call the Central Region Fresno office Conservation Building at (559) 243-4014.


Recreational Opportunities

Wildlife Viewing

PLEASE NOTE: For information on public use regulations for this area and other Department lands, please refer to the link opens in new windowCDFW Public Lands Regulations. All visitors are responsible for knowing and following these regulations.

Activities: wildlife viewing


Last update : 2/15/2017 4:11:45 PM


Wildlife Branch - Lands Program
1812 9th Street, Sacramento, CA 95811
(916) 445-0411


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Location

Central Region (Region 4)

Tulare County

Directions: Hwy 99, west on Ave 56 (J22) 1 mile to Howard Rd. Head south 2 mi to Ave 40, turn right. Proceed 1 mi west, park at gate. Access by foot through gate.

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