A Clear View at Hippie Hollow
By Amy Smith, Fri., Feb. 28, 2003
Unfortunately, hyperactive voyeurism aside, some park lovers are more concerned that in their haste to weed out randy birds in the bush, county crews may have destroyed vital natural habitat. But Rose Farmer, a county resource management specialist, said that the endangered golden-cheeked warbler no longer makes its home at Hippie Hollow because of residential development in the area. "They haven't been seen out there in about 10 years," she said. "They've moved about a mile up the hill." The warblers might soon be joined by another species, distinguished by powerful binoculars.
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