Kanaka Valley has a high diversity of plants and animals; some of the rare plant species that grow there are found nowhere else in the world.
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Pine Hill Preserve
Located in western El Dorado County, Pine Hill Preserve is home to a collection of eight rare plant species.
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Cosumnes River Preserve
The Cosumnes River Preserve is home to California's largest remaining valley oak riparian forest, and is one of the few protected wetland habitat areas in the state.