“A popular recreation area in the city’s south end will forever remain available to the public, thanks to the efforts of a trio of conservation groups, including Palm Springs-based Oswit Land Trust. Acquisition of the area known as The Goat Trails — or Palm Hills — was announced Saturday.

“We are proud we were able to facilitate this purchase and protect this spectacular land forever,” said Jane Garrison, executive director and founder of Oswit Land Trust (OLT). “It would have been a tragedy to lose this critical habitat, popular hiking area and the important wildlife corridor to development. With the help of our supporters, we will be good stewards of this land…”

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