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Alta California (Upper California), founded in 1769 by Gaspar de Portolà, was a polity of New Spain, and, after the Mexican War of Independence in 1822, a territory of Mexico.
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The band-tailed pigeon (Patagioenas fasciata) is a medium-sized bird of the Americas.
The California chaparral and woodlands is a terrestrial ecoregion of lower northern, central, and southern California (United States) and northwestern Baja California (Mexico), located on the west coast of North America.
There are 34 routes assigned to the "S" zone of the California Route Marker Program, which designates county routes in California.
The California Department of Parks and Recreation, also known as California State Parks, manages the California state parks system.
California mixed evergreen forest is an ecoregion of the Temperate broadleaf and mixed forests biome.
The California montane chaparral and woodlands is an ecoregion defined by the World Wildlife Fund, spanning of mountains in the Transverse Ranges, Peninsular Ranges, and Coast Ranges of southern and central California.
California oak woodland is a plant community found throughout the California chaparral and woodlands ecoregion of California in the United States and northwestern Baja California in Mexico.
State Route 76 (SR 76) is a state highway long in the U.S. state of California.
Closed-cone pine forest is a plant community of coastal California and several offshore islands.
Contactees are persons who claim to have experienced contact with extraterrestrials.
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Cuyamaca Peak is a mountain peak of the Cuyamaca Mountains range, in San Diego County, Southern California.
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A fire lookout tower, fire tower or lookout tower, provides housing and protection for a person known as a "fire lookout" whose duty it is to search for wildfires in the wilderness.
George Adamski (17 April 1891 – 23 April 1965) was a Polish American citizen who became widely known in ufology circles, and to some degree in popular culture, after he claimed to have photographed spaceships from other planets, met with friendly Nordic alien Space Brothers, and to have taken flights with them to the Moon and other planets.
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In ecology, a habitat is the type of natural environment in which a particular species of organism lives.
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A hairpin turn (also hairpin bend, hairpin corner, etc.), named for its resemblance to a hairpin/bobby pin, is a bend in a road with a very acute inner angle, making it necessary for an oncoming vehicle to turn about 180° to continue on the road.
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The Hale telescope is a, f/3.3 reflecting telescope at the Palomar Observatory in California, US, named after astronomer George Ellery Hale.
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Hot Springs Mountain is located in the Peninsular Ranges in California.
The Köppen climate classification is one of the most widely used climate classification systems.
The Luiseño, or Payómkawichum, are a Native American people who at the time of the first contacts with the Spanish in the 16th century inhabited the coastal area of southern California, ranging 50 miles from the present-day southern part of Los Angeles County to the northern part of San Diego County, and inland 30 miles.
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A Mediterranean climate or dry summer climate is characterized by rainy winters and dry summers.
Mount Whitney is the tallest mountain in California, as well as the highest summit in the contiguous United States and the Sierra Nevada—with an elevation of.
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Palomar Mountain is a mountain ridge in the Peninsular Ranges in northern San Diego County.
Palomar Observatory is an astronomical observatory located in San Diego County, California, United States, southeast of Los Angeles, California, in the Palomar Mountain Range.
The Peninsular Ranges (also called the Lower California province) are a group of mountain ranges that stretch from Southern California to the southern tip of the Baja California Peninsula; they are part of the North American Coast Ranges, which run along the Pacific Coast from Alaska to Mexico.
The Pinophyta, also known as Coniferophyta or Coniferae, or commonly as conifers, are a division of vascular land plants containing a single extant class, Pinopsida.
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Quercus kelloggii, the California black oak, also known as simply black oak, or Kellogg oak, is an oak in the red oak section (Quercus sect. Lobatae), native to western North America.
Riverside County, California, is one of fifty-eight counties in the U.S. state of California.
San Bernardino County, officially the County of San Bernardino, is a county located in the southern portion of the U.S. state of California.
The San Bernardino Mountains are a high and rugged mountain range in Southern California in the United States.
San Diego County is a county in the southwestern corner of the state of California, in the United States.
Southern California (colloquially known as SoCal) is a geographic and cultural region that generally comprises California's southernmost counties.
State schools (also known as public schools outside England and Wales)In England and Wales, some independent schools for 13- to 18-year-olds are known as 'public schools'.
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The Crater Lake Monster is a 1977 B-movie horror film directed by William R. Stromberg for Crown International Pictures, and starring Richard Cardella.
The United States Geological Survey (USGS, formerly simply Geological Survey) is a scientific agency of the United States government.
Warner Springs is a small unincorporated community in northern San Diego County, California.