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On This Day in 1988 the San Pedro Riparian National Conservation Area in Arizona Was Formally Established

The San Pedro Riparian National Conservation Area contains nearly 57,000 acres of public land in Cochise County, Arizona. The primary purpose for the special designation is to protect and enhance the desert riparian ecosystem, a rare remnant of what was once an extensive network of similar riparian systems throughout the American Southwest.

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