I have been intimately involved in reuse planning for the 5100-acre Concord Naval Weapons Station. As a result, I have had the opportunity to photograph the base from many different places – from the air, from the ground, from the perimeter, and from the ridges of the Los Medanos Hills above. I have uploaded a gallery with a small sampling of those images:
If you have an interest in learning more about the Concord Naval Weapons Station you should also check out the following resources:
Behind The Barbed Wire – John Keibel’s book on the history of the base
Concord Community Reuse Project – The City of Concord’s web site dedicated to reuse planning for the Concord Naval Weapons Station
Save Mount Diablo’s CNWS Web Page – includes links to additional sources of information and other resources
The East Bay Regional Park Districts proposal for a great urban regional park at the Concord Naval Weapons Station
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