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Great blue heron

A bird (the Great Blue Heron) often seen in El Rio
(the San Lorenzo river, that is)

Check out four new articles about the 1955 flood and the origins of El Rio


Stephen Pollard, who created and maintained this website, died in a bicycle accident in Santa Cruz on May 12, 2012. He was a resident of El Rio (and a member of the co-operative) for many years.


An article in the Sentinel