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Taking out the Rindge Dam may be expensive, but it’s not providing any benefit to people any longer, and it continues to impact the ecology and water quality of Malibu Creek — once home to one of the strongest runs of Southern Steelhead. It’s hard to put a price tag on our natural capital. What we do know, once an iconic species winks out and a creek is reduced to a hexagonal flood control channel with a parking lot over it, is that capital can no longer provide as profitable a return.
Thursday’s decision by the California Wildlife Conservation Board to allocate $4.5 million to the Rancho Cañada acquisition — the biggest single contribution — put the effort that included the Monterey Regional Park District, the Santa Lucia Conservancy and Trout Unlimited over the top less than a year after the conservation deal was announced in April.
U.S. Rep. Jason Chaffetz, R-Utah, who grew up in Grand County, Colo., fanned the flames of intense debate over federal ownership of public lands this week, for the fifth time floating a bill to sell off millions of acres of U.S. Bureau of Land Management land across the West, including more than 90,000 acres in Colorado.
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