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  Monterey County, California - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Monterey County is a county located on the Pacific coast of California, its northwestern section forming the southern half of Monterey Bay.
Monterey County was one of the original counties of California, created in 1850 at the time of statehood.
In the county the population was spread out with 28.40% under the age of 18, 10.90% from 18 to 24, 31.40% from 25 to 44, 19.30% from 45 to 64, and 10.00% who were 65 years of age or older.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Monterey_County,_California   (806 words)

  
 California - Monterey County
Monterey County is an ecological microcosm of California.
The county is part of California's Central Coast ecoregion, which scientists have identified as one of the most threatened ecoregions in the world.
Monterey County is also facing the loss of prime agricultural land, a decline in the economic viability of ranching, and increasing pressure on the water supply.
nature.org /wherewework/northamerica/states/california/preserves/art9759.html   (397 words)

  
 Lopez v. Monterey County, California, 519 U.S. 9 (1996)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
On that date, the County had nine separate and independent inferior court districts, the judges of which were elected exclusively by their respective districts' voters.
In 1991, appellants, Hispanic voters residing in the County, sued in the District Court, alleging that the County had violated §5 by failing to obtain federal preclearance of the consolidation ordinances.
Instead, the County began to work with appellants to develop a new judicial election plan that they believed would be less retrogressive than the at large, county wide election scheme.
supct.law.cornell.edu /supct/html/95-1201.ZS.html   (694 words)

  
 Monterey Herps   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
onterey County is a heavily populated region southwest of California's Silicon Valley, with much of the human growth in the area a direct result of the booming electronics industry.
Monterey County’s most ubiquitous amphibian is found in almost every freshwater habitat, especially in roadside ditches.
The predominant color pattern seen in Monterey County is dark fl, lacking lateral markings, and with a distinct yellow vertebral line.
www.curator.org /LegacyVMNH/VMNH_Publications/ExpeditionReports/expeditions/MontereyHerpetology/monterey_herps.htm   (1261 words)

  
 Monterey County California Wineries
MONTEREY COUNTY, CALIFORNIA, USA-- The scenery unfolds as quintessential California wine country: Grapevines flowing along rolling hills in continuous, symmetrical ribbons...
But, fortunately for wine aficionados, most of the wineries and tasting rooms are clustered in three areas: the city of Monterey, Carmel Valley and the Salinas Valley.
After three decades of research, experimentation and refinement, Monterey's wines are coming into their own.
www.fabuloustravel.com /gourmet/travel/montereywine/montereywine.html   (461 words)

  
 Monterey Traffic Schools | Monterey County | Monterey Traffic School   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Monterey is a city near the Pacific coast in northern California.
Monterey was the capital of California from 1777 to 1849, under the flags of Spain, Mexico, and the United States.
The Larkin House, a part of the Monterey State Historic Park and a National Historic Landmark, was built in the Mexican period by Thomas Oliver Larkin and is an early example of Monterey Colonial architecture.
www.american-traffic-schools.com /California/Monterey.php   (527 words)

  
 Monterey County, California - info, facts, communities on Key to the City
In 1849 delegates met in Monterey to draft the new California state constitution.
Surrounding areas include: Santa Cruz County to the north, San Benito, Fresno and Kings Counties to the east and San Luis Obispo County to the south.
The Monterey Peninsula is known as the "Golf Capital of the World." There are 17 golf courses on the Peninsula, and more than 20 in Monterey County, including the world-renowned Pebble Beach Course
www.usacitiesonline.com /camontereycounty.htm   (743 words)

  
 Kidznfun :: A Return to California’s Monterey County
The guy’s enthusiasm, combined with an encyclopedic knowledge of California’s farming industry (right down to the statistics of how much of what is grown where), is infectious.
Marina Dunes Resort: located oceanside a few miles north of Monterey, this is an upscale "bungalow" colony; the modern residences are fully appointed, and complimentary continental breakfast is included; expensive; www.marinadunes.com.
Monterey Plaza Hotel: set right on Cannery Row, this is a sophisticated (albeit kid-friendly), upscale, full service hotel; full spa on-site; two restaurants; kids free in same room with parents; expensive; www.montereyplazahotel.com.
www.kidznfun.com /tahoe/SITE/indexlisting.cfm/ntg/12329/0/direct   (1736 words)

  
 Nature Field Guide :: Nature Project Profiles :: Monterey County, California
Many of California's signature landscapes -- towering mist-shrouded redwood forests, dramatic coastlines hemmed in by sheer-faced cliffs, rugged mountains blanketed by forests of evergreens, bucolic farm fields of fruits and vegetables -- are found in just one county along the state's Central Coast.
Today Monterey is the third-fastest-growing county in California, experiencing a population increase of 35 percent from 1980 to 1999.
To help create a regional vision for Monterey County, The Nature Conservancy is lending scientific expertise, conservation planning capabilities, public opinion research and new policy tools to local community organizations and others grappling with land-use and public policy decisions.
nature.org /wherewework/fieldguide/projectprofiles/mcc.html   (515 words)

  
 Monterey County Historical Society, Local History Pages--King City, Monterey County, California
However, at his death, Kate King noted that her husband had lived in California a total of 57 years, which could have placed him in the state as early as 1853.
Longhorn cattle grazed on the surrounding hillsides and in the valleys.
In 1888, Monterey County was the leading grain producing county in the state.
www.mchsmuseum.com /kingcity.html   (5496 words)

  
 Relocating and Moving to Monterey, Monterey County, California
Monterey's historic character, natural beauty, and unique attractions have enabled it to become a quality residential community as well as one of the premier tourist destinations in the United States.
Monterey also prides itself on being a clean and safe place to live and visit.
Monterey Bay lies to the north, the Pacific Ocean to the west, and Carmel Bay to the south.
www.drelocation.com /California/Monterey/monterey.html   (465 words)

  
 Monterey Houses and Homes For Sale as Real Estate Monterey County, California
The magnificent Monterey Peninsula has been called the greatest meeting of land, sea and sky and is recognized as an ideal vacation and business destination.
Monterey's rich history, the saga of California's Mission Trail, historic Fisherman's Wharf and Cannery Row, 17 world-class golf courses, the world's best aquarium, a unique variety of shops and galleries and a spectacular assortment of parks and natural areas combine to provide a truly unrivaled place for your next getaway.
If it is newer or older residential real estate for sale in Monterey, in Monterey County you can be sure we have what you are looking for.
www.real-estate-california.com /monterey-homes-for-sale   (485 words)

  
 County of Monterey
Monterey County residents while developing, maintaining, and enhancing the resources of the region.
The Monterey County's District Attorney's Office is pleased to sponsor “ELDER AND DEPENDANT ADULT ABUSE” training.
Monterey County residents met or exceeded national 2010 goals for eight indicators of good health, and did better than Californians overall for 23 indicators of good health, according to a report titled Health Profile 2005: TRENDS (More...)
www.co.monterey.ca.us   (249 words)

  
 Auto Dealers in Monterey County, California
California, its northwestern section forming the southern half of
Monterey County was one of the original counties of California, created in
The racial makeup of the county is 55.92%
www.localbusinesscards.com /state/california/county/monterey/montereydealers.html   (427 words)

  
 ATSDR - PHA - FORT ORD, MARINA, MONTEREY COUNTY, COUNTY, CALIFORNIA
In meetings with concerned and involved members of the Monterey County area, concerns were expressed to ATSDR about groundwater contamination of drinking water wells and the hazards represented by UXO and OE.
The U.S. Army, EPA, and state of California entered into a Federal Facilities Agreement (FFA) which outlines the projected scope of work and schedule of work to be conducted at the site (Dames and Moore, 1993, p.1-8).
The total population of Monterey County in 1995 was 370,996.
www.atsdr.cdc.gov /HAC/PHA/fortord/for_p1.html   (2980 words)

  
 Water Awareness Committee of Monterey County, California   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
California Academy of Science glossary of California wildflowers with maps, photos and color index.
Monterey Bay Chapter of the Native Plant Society.
Tours are available for the water recycling facility at the Monterey Regional Water Pollution Control Agency and the Marina Coast Water District desalination plant.
www.waterawareness.org /turf.html   (679 words)

  
 Monterey County, California   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Monterey County lies on the coast of California, between Los Angeles and San Francisco.
It is bounded on the north by Monterey Bay, the semicircular bight located south of the Golden Gate.
Its largest urban concentrations are in the north, along the bay, while the remainder of the county consists of the rich Salinas Valley, bounded on the east by the Gabilan Mountains and on the west by the Santa Lucia Range.
www.tcsn.net /trefftzs/html/moco.html   (111 words)

  
 Carmel Real Estate and Homes for Sale in Monterey County, California
This community of exceptional scenic beauty is nestled in a pine forest overlooking pristine, white beaches and the glistening azure-blue waters of the Pacific Ocean.
A 2-year community college and a 4-year state college are located in neighboring Monterey and there is a University of California campus nearby.
Ephran was raised in Carmel and has resided on the Monterey Peninsula for most of his life.
www.carmel-cal.com   (822 words)

  
 Parkfield California- Explore Monterey County California   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
The tiny community of Parkfield is located in the south east corner of Monterey County, about 112 miles from Salinas.
Parkfield was named because of the settlements surrounding natural oak tree park.
Parkfield hosts the "Parkfield Rodeo" once a year, every first weekend in May. This rodeo is the real thing where cowboys and cowgirls from all over Monterey County come to compete in this event.
www.mtycounty.com /pgs/parkfield.html   (117 words)

  
 Monterey County, California - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-07)
Monterey County is also the site of a Monarch butterfly preserve.
According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the county has a total area of 9,767 km²; (3,771 mi²;).
This page was last modified 19:17, 18 Jun 2005.
www.moorpark.us /project/wikipedia/index.php/Monterey_County,_California   (551 words)

  
 ATSDR - PHA - FORT ORD, MARINA, MONTEREY COUNTY, COUNTY, CALIFORNIA
There is not enough information on UXO in Monterey Bay to fully evaluate this potential physical hazard.
Monterey County Population and Housing Estimates (1995), Report E-5, California Department of Finance, Demographic Research Unit.
Enhanced Preliminary Assessment of Monterey Bay, Fort Ord, California.
www.atsdr.cdc.gov /HAC/PHA/fortord/for_p3.html   (1576 words)

  
 Salinas Family Law Lawyer Carmel Divorce Attorneys CA California Monterey Bay Marina Seaside Salinas King City Gonzalez
I am a native of Monterey County and now live and work in the Monterey area.
I received my law degree from the Monterey College of Law and am licensed to practice by the State of California.
The Salinas family law lawyer and divorce attorney at the Mediation and Law Offices of Paula Robinson, located in Monterey, California, serves clients from throughout Monterey County and the Monterey Bay Area including Monterey, Pacific Grove, Carmel, Pebble Beach, Carmel Valley, Marina, Seaside, Salinas, King City, Gonzalez, Soledad, Monterey Bay Area.
www.probinsonlaw.com /Overview.shtml   (424 words)

  
 EPA: Federal Register: Environmental Impact Statement: Monterey County, California
The plaintiffs specifically alleged that the analysis in the EIS/R was deficient with respect to its analysis of wetlands impacts, analysis of Monterey Pine impacts, consideration of a reasonable range of alternatives, analysis of cumulative impacts, and analysis of growth-inducing impacts.
In August of 1997, the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit found that the EIS/R was adequate under both NEPA and CEQA with respect to its analysis of wetlands impacts, analysis of Monterey Pine impacts, consideration of a reasonable range of alternatives and analysis of growth-inducing impacts.
In July 1998, the District Court found that the EIS/R was inadequate with respect to its analysis of cumulative impacts, and enjoined construction of the project until such time as full compliance with NEPA and CEQA is established.
www.epa.gov /fedrgstr/EPA-IMPACT/1998/August/Day-21/i22541.htm   (786 words)

  
 M C F C C A
MCFCCA (Monterey County Family Child Care Association) is a growing group of licensed family child care providers who have joined together to promote and support quality child care.
Monterey County Family Child Care Association (La Asociacion del Cuidado Infantil Familiar del Condado de Monterrey), es un creciente grupo de proveedores de cuidado infantil familiar que se han unido para promover y apoyar un cuidado infantil de calidad.
A travez del Condado de Monterey proveemos un servicio de referencias gratuito para los padres.
www.montereycountychildcare.org   (390 words)

  
 Monterey County Historical Society, Local History Website; Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo
The Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo, ending the Mexican War, was signed on February 2, 1848, by Nicholas P. Trist for the United States and by a special commission representing the collapsed government of Mexico.
These grants, notwithstanding the suppression of the article of the Treaty, preserve the legal value which they may possess; and the grantees may cause their legitimate titles to be acknowledged before the American tribunals.
And these explanations having been accepted by the Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Mexican Republic, he declared in name of his Government that with the understanding conveyed by them, the same Government would proceed to ratify the Treaty of Guadalupe as modified by the Senate and Government of the United States.
www.mchsmuseum.com /treaty.html   (2217 words)

  
 Alliance on Aging of Monterey County California
irst incorporated in 1970, the Alliance on Aging is the largest and oldest agency devoted exclusively to the welfare of Monterey County’s older men and women – a population that is vulnerable, invisible, and growing.
Currently – 35 years after its inception – the Alliance offers eight programs that together form a critical network of support for the county’s older adults, their families, and caregivers.
And today, as always, the Alliance on Aging offers all its services to the county’s older men and women free of charge.
www.allianceonaging.org   (437 words)

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