Torrey Pine Forest on Santa Rosa Island

View to Santa Cruz island across the Torrey Pine forest. The white tip of beach is called Skunk Point. Santa Rosa Island, Channel Islands National Park, California.

There are only two populations of Torrey Pines in the entire world: the ones growing at and around Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve in San Diego County, between Del Mar and La Jolla, and the ones growing on an ocean-facing ridge in the northeastern part of Santa Rosa Island, part of California’s Channel Islands National Park.

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