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     1. Urbita Springs, a natural hot springs area, was a popular tourist attraction near San Bernardino in the early part of the century.  
     2. Oranges were first grown commercially in the County in Redlands in the late 1850's.  
     3. The 14th longest river in California, the Amargosa, begins in San Bernardino County.  
     4. Despite being predominantly desert, San Bernardino has more area covered by water than 38 of the other counties in the state. (Being the largest county, it also has the most area covered by land!)  
     5. San Bernardino County is one of the few areas where rare earth minerals are found.  
     6. Baldwin Lake is named after "Lucky" Baldwin who owned a nearby gold mine.  
     7. At is widest point, San Bernardino County is equivalent to the distance between Santa Barbara and the Mexican Border.  
     8. Five major rivers have their headwaters in San Bernardino County.  
     9. the City of San Bernardino is the only municipality in the nation with at statue honoring Dr. Martin  
     10. Chino has the highest concentration of dairy cows in the world.  
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