Table of contents for Saving open space : the politics of local preservation in California / Daniel Press.

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1. Introduction

2. A Statewide History of Local Preservation Efforts: From the Early 1900s to the Present

3. Physical, Fiscal, and Administrative Landscapes

4. Civic and Environmental Voluntarism in California

5. Policy Entrepreneurship

6. Policy Capacity across the Landscape


1. Land Held in Fee Simple by Local Government and Land Trusts

2. The Community and Conservation in California Survey Questionnaire

3. Parks Capacity Index

4. Statewide Environmental Ballot Measures, 1924-2000

5. Government Effectiveness Measures

6. Environmental Awareness Index




Library of Congress subject headings for this publication: Open spaces California, Landscape protection California, Open spaces Government policy California, Landscape protection Government policy California, Political entrepreneurship