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Austin Creek in the Cedars Sonoma County CA Only accessible thru

Austin Creek in the Cedars Sonoma County CA Only accessible thru

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Local environmental and governmental visitors walk past the headwaters of Austin Creek. The Cedars,

Remote Sonoma County landscape offers microscopic peek at life's beginnings

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Azalea Creek has some exceptional features, including the largest calcium carbonate formation at The Cedars and some of the most ancient old-growth Sargent ...

Azalea Creek at The Cedars; The Blob and Mule Trail.

A view from across the canyon of The Blob, the largest calcium carbonate (travertine) feature at The Cedars. The creek runs diagonally across the picture ...

Some great swimming holes too.

Photos by Brant Ward / The Chronicle

The Cedars are located in Sonoma County, north of Cazadero, in the headwaters of Austin Creek and in the Central Belt Franciscan Complex.

... is Sonoma County. I was lucky enough to join a LandPath's hike to The Cedars today. The Cedars is an amazing natural area northwest of the Austin Creek ...

When you realize that these rocks have travelled 10s of kilometers from the earth's upper mantle to where they crop out today is remarkable, ...

Caliparks : Austin Creek State Recreation Area

... through the Cedars Serpentine mountains.

Monte Rio, Sonoma County, California

Barton Creek Greenbelt

another photo of a travertine deposit where an alkaline mineral spring discharges from fractured serpentine

36 Hours in Sonoma County, Calif.

Caliparks : Austin Creek State Recreation Area

Hiking the Gilliam Creek Trail in the Austin Creek State Recreation Site while on assignment in the Sonoma Valley. Some amazing views and backcountry ...

... been studying the chemistry and bacteria in the highly alkaline (pH=10-12), highly reducing, oxygen-depleted, hydrogen-rich mineral springs and consider ...

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Caliparks : Austin Creek State Recreation Area

Remote Sonoma County landscape offers microscopic peek at life's beginnings

Studying Microbes At The Cedars. "

California National, State, Regional & Local Parks - CaliParks

... the headwaters of Austin Creek in the Cedars in Sonoma County. Landscape architect Roger Raiche, left, explains geologic features, such as the calcium ...

CALIFORNIA STATE PARKS Armstrong Redwoods State Reserve Austin Creek State Recreation Area Redwood Ecology Teacher's Guide ...

So I can't talk about "The Cedars" without highlighting the tree for which the area has been named.

Sonoma Canopy Tours, Occidental, Sonoma County, California

The Cedars-analog for Mars in N Cal Coast Ranges

A ustin Creek State Recreation Area: With nearly 6,000 acres and 20 miles of trails that run across meadows and beside year-round streams, through woodlands ...

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Cedar Creek Falls Trail (Julian, CA) If your dogs like the water, they will love this area. While this is not a hidden hike, it certainly is a gem of San ...

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The Meditation Garden at the Osmosis Day Spa Sanctuary. Credit Drew Kelly for The New York Times

"Ripple shadow", Grotto Spring Complex, Austin Creek Headwaters, The Cedars,

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Spring Creek (Sonoma County, California)

When you realize that these rocks have travelled 10s of kilometers from the earth's upper mantle to where they crop out today is remarkable, ...

Bullfrog Pond Campground. Pond. Bullfrog Pond Campground in Austin Creek State Recreation Area, California

Biogeochemists and microbiologists from JPL and NASA have been studying the chemistry and bacteria in the highly alkaline (pH=10-12), highly reducing, ...

At 2,204 feet, the summit of Pole Mountain is the highest peak along the Sonoma Coast, offering unobstructed, 360-degree views of Sonoma County, ...

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Instagram post by Donald Martell • Jul 11, 2016 at 12:27am UTC

Cedar Falls at Hocking Hills

"Below the surface", Grotto Springs Complex, Austin Creek Headwaters, The Cedars "

(A) Geological map of The Cedars mantle slab showing primary creeks, sampling sites

Mar 1, 2017 - 07:31am PT

"Calcium outlines", Grotto Spring Complex, Austin Creek Headwaters, The Cedars,

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Calabazas Creek (Sonoma County)

The Dry Creek General Store is a historic landmark. Credit Drew Kelly for The New York Times

Instagram post by Visit Finland Japan • May 1, 2016 at 4:58pm UTC

A conceptual representation demonstrating the proposed sources of water, gases and organics observed at The

Brush Creek (Sonoma County, California)

I hadn't realized how much I missed seeing those long, fibrous furrows and the patterns they make as they wrap around the trunk.

Osmosis Day Spa and Sanctuary in Freestone, Sonoma County, California

The males are bright red, while females are grayer. Both match the landscape well. Here's the female (below). I was thrilled to see this species, ...

For backpackers, Hood Mountain offers four environmental campsites in remote settings, reached by hiking in about two miles from parking areas.

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Barton Creek

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Okay, back to The Cedars. I don't have much time tonight, but here are two wildflowers that I think you'll enjoy. California ...

Occidental, Sonoma County, California

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Hiking at Cedar Breaks National Monument

Although this species of orchid occurs elsewhere in the state, The Cedars is apparently the only place where the ...

Although this species of orchid occurs elsewhere in the state, The Cedars is apparently the only place where the purple-leaved variety grows.

Armstrong Redwoods/Austin Creek State Recreation Area

olatile organic compounds extracted from 3 ultra-basic springs at The Cedars .

For my relatives and friends in New England — this species is similar to a Pink Lady's Slipper (Cypripedium acaule), but the showy part of the flower (i.e., ...

Bull Creek (Texas)

Scenic and serene view of a cascading waterfall

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Hydrogen and oxygen isotope of values spring water sampled from NS1, BSC, and GPS1

Picnic Area image

Bouldin Creek, Austin, Texas

View from Jenner Headlands of Jenner estuary and Goat Rock.

FEATURES OF THE GROVE

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Venado, California

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Local environmental and governmental visitors walk past the headwaters of Austin Creek. The Cedars,

Remote Sonoma County landscape offers microscopic peek at life's beginnings

Austin Creek 3500.jpg

Azalea Creek has some exceptional features, including the largest calcium carbonate formation at The Cedars and some of the most ancient old-growth Sargent ...

Photos by Brant Ward / The Chronicle

When you realize that these rocks have travelled 10s of kilometers from the earth's upper mantle to where they crop out today is remarkable, ...

Some great swimming holes too.

... is Sonoma County. I was lucky enough to join a LandPath's hike to The Cedars today. The Cedars is an amazing natural area northwest of the Austin Creek ...

The Cedars are located in Sonoma County, north of Cazadero, in the headwaters of Austin Creek and in the Central Belt Franciscan Complex.

Sonoma Creek

Monte Rio, Sonoma County, California

another photo of a travertine deposit where an alkaline mineral spring discharges from fractured serpentine

... through the Cedars Serpentine mountains.

When you realize that these rocks have travelled 10s of kilometers from the earth's upper mantle to where they crop out today is remarkable, ...

36 Hours in Sonoma County, Calif.

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Remote Sonoma County landscape offers microscopic peek at life's beginnings

... the headwaters of Austin Creek in the Cedars in Sonoma County. Landscape architect Roger Raiche, left, explains geologic features, such as the calcium ...

Barton Creek Greenbelt

Studying Microbes At The Cedars. "

... been studying the chemistry and bacteria in the highly alkaline (pH=10-12), highly reducing, oxygen-depleted, hydrogen-rich mineral springs and consider ...

Armstrong River image

A ustin Creek State Recreation Area: With nearly 6,000 acres and 20 miles of trails that run across meadows and beside year-round streams, through woodlands ...

The Cedars-analog for Mars in N Cal Coast Ranges

Cedar Creek Falls Trail (Julian, CA) If your dogs like the water, they will love this area. While this is not a hidden hike, it certainly is a gem of San ...

Sonoma Canopy Tours, Occidental, Sonoma County, California

Armstrong Redwoods image

"Ripple shadow", Grotto Spring Complex, Austin Creek Headwaters, The Cedars,

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Bullfrog Pond Campground. Pond. Bullfrog Pond Campground in Austin Creek State Recreation Area, California

Cedar Falls at Hocking Hills

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At 2,204 feet, the summit of Pole Mountain is the highest peak along the Sonoma Coast, offering unobstructed, 360-degree views of Sonoma County, ...

Mar 1, 2017 - 07:31am PT

Wine Country. ®. Sonoma County ...

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(A) Geological map of The Cedars mantle slab showing primary creeks, sampling sites

Calabazas Creek (Sonoma County)

"Calcium outlines", Grotto Spring Complex, Austin Creek Headwaters, The Cedars,

Biogeochemists and microbiologists from JPL and NASA have been studying the chemistry and bacteria in the highly alkaline (pH=10-12), highly reducing, ...

Brush Creek (Sonoma County, California)

A conceptual representation demonstrating the proposed sources of water, gases and organics observed at The

Osmosis Day Spa and Sanctuary in Freestone, Sonoma County, California

The Dry Creek General Store is a historic landmark. Credit Drew Kelly for The New York Times

Beaver dam at Maxwell Farms Regional Park in Sonoma, California, 2009

Mark West Creek

For backpackers, Hood Mountain offers four environmental campsites in remote settings, reached by hiking in about two miles from parking areas.

7 Top-Rated Hikes in Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area

Barton Creek

Red Rock Canyon State Park, California

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Occidental, Sonoma County, California

The Meditation Garden at the Osmosis Day Spa Sanctuary. Credit Drew Kelly for The New York Times

Hiking at Cedar Breaks National Monument

Spring Creek (Sonoma County, California)

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Armstrong Redwoods/Austin Creek State Recreation Area

olatile organic compounds extracted from 3 ultra-basic springs at The Cedars .

Bull Creek (Texas)

Caliparks : Antelope Valley Indian Museum

Image Gallery

Picnic Area image

Hydrogen and oxygen isotope of values spring water sampled from NS1, BSC, and GPS1

Bouldin Creek, Austin, Texas

View from Jenner Headlands of Jenner estuary and Goat Rock.

Scenic and serene view of a cascading waterfall

FEATURES OF THE GROVE

Learn more here.

Twin Lovers Tree image

Venado, California

Taylor Mountain (Sonoma County, California)

Varying topography and elevation, a combination of riparian and wetland areas, and mixed soil types and geology, contribute to the property's high ...

The Cedars-analog for Mars in N Cal Coast Ranges :: SuperTopo Rock Climbing Discussion Topic

Pomo Canyon and Willow Creek Environmental Campgrounds at Sonoma Coast State Beach

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Caliparks : Antelope Valley Indian Museum

Let me just start by saying that this was one of coolest places I've visited in the Southern Los Padres. The Piru Creek drainage, betw.

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