The Commission was established on June 11th, 1938 and will celebrate its 75th anniversary in June 2013. To mark the occasion, the Commission featured a 75th anniversary display in the glass cases on the Second Floor Rotunda of the State Capitol, which included information about the history and accomplishments of the Commission. This exhibit is now on display in our Sacramento office.
The staff of the California State Lands Commission serves the people of California by providing stewardship of the lands, waterways, and resources entrusted to its care through economic development, protection, preservation, and restoration.
The staff of the California State Lands Commission works as a team to set the standard for excellence in public land management and resource protection to ensure the future quality of the environment and balanced use of the lands and resources entrusted to its care.