On August 29, 2005, the County purchased the remaining 360 acres associated with the Carpenter Ranch totaling 560 acres. This completed the Carpenter Ranch acquisitions that Pima County began in 1999 with the purchase of 200 acres. The acquisition will contribute to the expansion of Tortolita Mountain Park and will provide additional protections to the watershed that drains into Pima County to the south.
Date Acquired: August 29, 2005
Cost Per Acre: $3,334
Bond Category: Community Open Space