Conservationists banded together a century ago as the Save the Redwoods League and scored a crucial victory when a memorial grove was dedicated in 1921. That grove is now part of Humboldt Redwoods State Park. Headquartered in the town of Weott, the park these days has grown to nearly 53,000 acres, about a third of which are filled with untouched old-growth coast redwoods.
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