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Here are the top ten articles for the California Site! These rankings are live and get reset at the beginning of each month, so check back often to see what your fellow visitors are most interested in!
1. The Channel Islands
Those islands off the coast of Ventura and Santa Barbara? Travel back in time to a primitive land of ocean creatures, wildflowers, and desert seascapes.
2. A Mediterranean Climate
California has a Mediterranean climate, which makes it quite different from the rest of the United States. Read on to discover how these differences play out from day to day.
3. Drought Tolerant Butterfly Gardening
Drought gardening can also be butterfly gardening. Many plants that well in the dry California landscape also provide nectar and foraging for caterpillars and butterflies.
4. Avila Valley Barn
The entire family will enjoy an outing to the Avila Valley Barn, where fruit can be picked, animals are waiting to be fed, and people enjoy the balmy weather and fresh produce of the Central Coast of California.
5. Site Map Article
This article is a brief introduction to the California site at Bella OnLine.
6. The Los Angeles.... River?
Think Los Angeles is a dry desert? You are correct... but it also boasts a river that runs from Simi Valley to Long Beach. Nature, recreation, and relaxation await the visitor.
7. The Elephant Seals of California
Elephant seals can be viewed at two locations in California. They are dramatic animals, and visiting them will enhance a vacation to the Bay Area or the Central Coast.
8. Redwoods National Park and Environs
A trip to the North Coast of California is everything a tourist has never associated with the state. This area is one of California's best-kept secrets.
9. Tower of Gold Book Review
California history isn't limited to Spain, Mexico, and the Anglos who took over. Here is a biography that chronicles the history of a Jewish man and family who helped to create the state we know today.
10. Native Trees of California
Although Southern California is host to many tree species, very few of them are native to the state. Here are a few of the original residents.
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