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improve duck islands - Council OK's Fund tci Improve Lalco; Morr.it...
Council OK's Fund tci Improve Lalco; Morr.it Duck Islands ; An ordinance ' appropriating $13,94? for the improvement of five, duck islands in Lake' Mer-ritt Mer-ritt Mer-ritt was approved by the Oakland Oakland City Council today Park Superintendent William Penn Mott Jr. told the council the appropriation will complete the sea walls and planting; by June 30 of what he termed the oldest?bird refuge in the United Stotes."'r!!.---..i-.. Stotes."'r!!.---..i-.. Stotes."'r!!.---..i-.. Stotes."'r!!.---..i-.. Stotes."'r!!.---..i-.. Stotes."'r!!.---..i-.. Stotes."'r!!.---..i-.. :-i-- :-i-- :-i-- I Only one ? of i the islands is natural The other; four; have been filled; in during the. past, year. This has teen done by; means or a fill f road winding from island to island which will be destroyed later.' ' 1 Mott said each island will be planted so as to' form a' different habitat for the various birds that come here." He said the Univer sity of California and the " U.S. J Fish and Game Commission win , iwyn an : niui . v i , department in using the islands III VTUWAWV AAM...m.MW.M ' Part of the money will be used to complete J70-car J70-car J70-car parking lot on the lake shore near the duett feeding grounds. ASPHALT TILE 9x9 B Group 5 by thfcoxl j HOUSTON'S J 91 Ttrrfc Aft, , rt -7tt -7tt I A,

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  1. Oakland Tribune,
  2. 16 Apr 1954, Fri,
  3. Page 8

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