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Secretary Jewell Visits Point Arena Stornetta Public Lands


November 8, 2013

Secretary of the Interior Sally Jewell hosted a public listening session in Point Arena, California in the Stornetta Public Lands area to hear from the community about their vision to conserve a scenic and significant area of coastal public lands in Mendocino County. Secretary Jewell was joined by Congressman Jared Huffman and the Bureau of Land Management Principal Deputy Director Neil Kornze.


  • Secretary Sally Jewell and Dave Sutton with the Trust for Public Lands discuss the Point Arena Stornetta area. Photo: US Department of the Interior
    Secretary Jewell and US Representative Jared Huffman
  • Secretary Jewell listens during the public discussion part of the trip. Photo: US Department of the Interior
    Secretary Jewell speaking with 2 men
  • Secretary Sally Jewell, US Representative Jared Huffman, Bureau of Land Management Prinicipal Deputy Director Neil Kornze gather with other visitors to the Point Arena Stornetta Public Lands. Photo: US Department of the Interior
    Secretary Jewell poses with the group visiting Stornetta
  • Secretary Jewell and other visitors hike around the Point Arena Stornetta Public Lands area. Photo: US Department of the Interior
    Secretary Jewell and group hike the Stornetta area
  • “Today I had a chance to hike this spectacular coastline and to see first-hand how important this area is for the community– from tourism to outdoor recreation,” said Jewell. “And this afternoon I heard from a community who is proud of their incredible landscapes and proud of the work they’ve done over the years." Photo: US Department of the Interior
    Secretary Jewell
  • Secretary Jewell and US Representative Jared Huffman
  • Secretary Jewell speaking with 2 men
  • Secretary Jewell poses with the group visiting Stornetta
  • Secretary Jewell and group hike the Stornetta area
  • Secretary Jewell