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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
  6380.7 ft

Hwy 108 over Sonora Pass to open Friday, April 18

Apr 17, 2014

That’s the official word, folks. Be sure to check the road conditions before you go, and drive safely!

Tioga Pass watch update: They’ve plowed to Porcupine Flat

Apr 17, 2014

According to the official Yosemite National Park website (and their Facebook page), the road crews that started plowing the Tioga Road on the west side of the park on Wednesday, April 16th made it to Porcupine Flat. Porcupine Flat is approximately halfway between Crane Flat and Tioga Pass. Additionally, on the eastside, Tioga Road is [...]

New resources added to Mono Basin Clearinghouse

Apr 17, 2014

The Mono Basin Clearinghouse has had some major upgrades and updates recently! The most important one is that it and our other sites—,,—are all back online as of 9:00am this morning after almost 24 hours of downtime due to network problems at the data center where our server is hosted. The other structural [...]

2014 Mono Lake Committee higher education scholarship application is now open for local students

Apr 15, 2014

Each year the Mono Lake Committee supports local students pursuing higher education who display a personal connection with Mono Lake and the Mono Lake story with two $1,000 scholarships. Mono County resident high school seniors who have firm plans to attend a two- or four-year college within a year of graduation qualify. If you are [...]

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