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prediversion lake level Located in California's spectacular Eastern Sierra, Mono Lake is an oasis in the dry Great Basin and a vital habitat for millions of migratory and nesting birds. For over 30 years
target lake level the Mono Lake Committee has
Current lake level been working to protect Mono Lake from
lowest lake level destruction, to heal the damage done in the Mono Basin, and to
educate the public about the natural environment and wise water use.

Current Lake
  6377.2 ft

Send in your 2016 Free Drawing tickets today!

Oct 22, 2016

If you haven’t yet sent in your tickets for the Mono Lake Committee’s 2016 Free Drawing fundraiser, there is still time. Enter today for the chance to win round-trip airfare for two on Southwest Airlines, a Cali4nia ski pass, a Mono Basin adventure vacation, and many more great prizes. Be sure to take a look […]

Illegal grading on Mono Lake’s shore

Oct 20, 2016

If you’ve driven by Mono Lake on Highway 395 in the past few days, you probably saw a large excavator working down by the lakeshore across from the Tioga Lodge and wondered what was going on. We did too, and knowing that it’s a sensitive, and protected, area, we checked into it. What we found […]

Tioga Pass is temporarily closed

Oct 19, 2016

Tioga Pass closed last Saturday night in anticipation of the storm that hit this area over the weekend, and remains closed due to large boulders that fell onto the roadway during the storm. Caltrans is working to remove the rocks and reopen the road as soon as possible, but for now it is closed at […]

2018 Mono Lake Calendar call for submissions

Oct 18, 2016

The Mono Lake Committee invites you to submit photographs for the 2018┬áMono Lake Calendar—we are seeking photographs of the highest caliber that capture the spirit and reflect the unique qualities of Mono Lake and the Mono Basin. Find the submission guidelines and forms here. Deadline: Wednesday, November 30, 2016. We are looking for: images of […]

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