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Hole in the Head-- podcast with Bill Kortum
Area: Bodega Head
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- Zone: 10
- Easting: 494943
- Northing: 4239707
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- Longitude: 0
- Latitude: 0
Location: Coordinates are for Campbell Cove parking
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  • Standing at the site of the Hole in the Head, overlooking Bodega Bay, Bill Kortum tells us the history of the Hole, and how it ignited the environmental movement in California, leading to the formation of the California Coastal Commission, the end of nuclear power on Bodega head and a whole new view on coastal advocacy.

    Click to listen to or download the podcast.

    For a hike around the Head, including the Hole, follow this link.