Butano Creek

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Butano Creek is a principal river in San Mateo County, California and carries a large amount of the runoff of the Santa Cruz Mountains into the Pacific Ocean through the delta at its mouth Pescadero Marsh.[1] The creek is 15.0 miles (24.1 km) long.[2]

Camp Butano Creek is a Girl Scout camp nestled in the wooded foothills of the Santa Cruz Mountains in San Mateo County. The camp is located outside the town of Pescadero and backs up to Butano State Park.

Coordinates: 37°16′01″N 122°24′43″W / 37.266889°N 122.41192°W / 37.266889; -122.41192[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ USGS, 09-20-07
  2. ^ U.S. Geological Survey. National Hydrography Dataset high-resolution flowline data. The National Map, accessed March 15, 2011
  3. ^ U.S. Geological Survey Geographic Names Information System: Butano Creek

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