The land ASSESSOR PARCEL NUMBER: 070011051 to be referred to here as "Rasmussen Pond" is for sale. On Redfin and Zillow it is listed as 2695 Carousel Ln, Shingle Springs, CA 95682
Although it is private property, it is presently used by many people for walking (with/without dogs), running, cycling, photography etc. It appears to be the only "natural" area in the region consisting of grassland, oak forest and high chaparral that is readily accessible to the local community.The purpose of this website is to gather information about:
- The number of people who visit this area and for what activity
- The variety of plants and animals that inhabit the area. This could be a citizen science project.
Cameron Park Community Service District (CSD) has shown interest in taking steps to preserve part if not all of this unique open space for public access and its natural beauty. This information will used to demonstrate to the CSD the degree of community support to progress with this endeavor.