August 30, 2015

West Contra Costa County Landfill


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View north and east from the landfill

The landfill perimeter trail affords open views north across San Pablo Bay and east to Point Pinole Regional Park.

West Contra Costa County Landfill in Richmond, California

August 30, 2015
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accession number: 2015-08-30 1
state: california-central
region: california-sf-bay-area
locality: west-contra-costa-landfill-richmond

coordinates: 37.9712 N -122.388 W
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West point of the landfill

The westernmost point of the landfill faces west to Point Molate and north across San Pablo Bay.

West Contra Costa County Landfill in Richmond, California

August 30, 2015
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accession number: 2015-08-30 2
state: california-central
region: california-sf-bay-area
locality: west-contra-costa-landfill-richmond

coordinates: 37.9676 N -122.397 W
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Dike south of the landfill

The landfill perimeter trail includes a spur on the south side with a view of the Chevron refinery.

West Contra Costa County Landfill in Richmond, California

August 30, 2015
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filename: WestCCLandfill_03
accession number: 2015-08-30 3
state: california-central
region: california-sf-bay-area
locality: west-contra-costa-landfill-richmond

coordinates: 37.9618 N -122.3964 W
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Tidal marshes south of the landfill

Healthy tidal marshes adjoin the south side of the landfill.

West Contra Costa County Landfill in Richmond, California

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filename: WestCCLandfill_04
accession number: 2015-08-30 4
state: california-central
region: california-sf-bay-area
locality: west-contra-costa-landfill-richmond

coordinates: 37.9633 N -122.3853 W
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