Tag Archives: Redwood National and State Parks

Probation, community service for redwood burl poacher

Probation, community service for redwood burl poacher

During the service of the search warrant multiple pieces of old-growth redwood were discovered matching the poaching site. Rangers also discovered methamphetamine, drug paraphernalia, illegal weapons and various items of stolen property.

RN&SP park rangers ask for public’s help with solving $18,000 theft

REDWOOD NATIONAL AND STATE PARKS press release Park Rangers Ask for Public’s Assistance in Identifying Suspected Thief TRINIDAD — On Sunday, Aug. 18, 2019, at approximately 7:40 p.m., a park visitor contacted the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office and California State Parks regarding a theft that had just occurred in the College Cove Day Use parking

Trinidad Tidings: 50th Anniversary of Lady Bird Johnson Grove

Trinidad Museum’s Photography Room Exhibit commemorates the 50th Anniversary of the Lady Bird Johnson Grove in Redwood National and State Parks.   First Lady, Claudia Alta “Lady Bird” Johnson (1912-2007), wife of the 36th President of the United States, visited Humboldt County twice: first on Nov. 25, 1968 at Jedediah Smith State Park, and again

Help Ranger Troy find Mr. Blotchy, the alleged aspiring car burglar

  Redwood National and State Parks ORICK – Park Rangers with Redwood National and State Parks are once again asking for the public’s assistance in fighting crime by helping identify a male car burglary suspect.  In early November, visitors parked their vehicle on the Newton B. Drury Parkway in Prairie Creek Redwoods State Park while

Trinidad Tidings: Ending 2018 with cake and well wishes

The McKinleyville Community Choir comes to Trinidad Town Hall on Sunday, Dec. 23 at 3 p.m. to perform sacred and secular Christmas tunes. Wonderful voices. Great spirit. Beautiful music. All are invited.   Trinidad Council meets today  The last Trinidad City Council meeting of the year takes place today, Dec. 12 starting at 6 p.m. in the

Roosevelt elk killers sought

Redwood National and State Parks ORICK – On the morning of Oct. 3, a park ranger with Redwood National and State Parks discovered a deceased bull elk in Elk Meadow near the intersection of U.S. Highway 101 and Davison Road. Elk Meadow is located within Redwood National and State Parks, where hunting of any kind is

Months-long investigation leads to arrest of suspected  burl poacher

  Redwood National and State Parks ORICK – While on routine patrol in January, law enforcement rangers from Redwood National and State Parks (RNSP) located a redwood poaching site inside the park boundaries. It was an old-growth redwood with massive chunks cut out from the base of the tree. During the ensuing investigation, rangers identified

Remember the story about the robbery at LBJ Grove? The tourists made it up

Redwood National and State Parks RNSP – Park law enforcement rangers have determined the report from tourists of being robbed at gunpoint near the Lady Bird Johnson (LBJ) trailhead of Redwood National and State Parks on Nov. 3 was not true. No armed robbery took place within the parks and visitors should not be concerned