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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.

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Current conditions in the Inyo National Forest for fishing season opener

Apr 27, 2017

Spring has arrived in the Mono Basin, but at the higher elevations roads and lakes are still covered in snow and ice. We know it can be frustrating trying to figure out what is open and what is not at this time of year, so here is a list of current conditions throughout the Inyo […]

Find Mono Lake on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram

Apr 26, 2017

If you’re not already plugged into the Mono Lake Committee’s social media, click over to like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter and Instagram. A post shared by Mono Lake, California (@monolakeca) on Oct 15, 2015 at 9:08pm PDT On Facebook, join discussions about our work, see upcoming events, check in when you get here, and leave us […]

Fence post: An update from Mono Lake’s landbridge

Apr 21, 2017

The temporary electrified fence protecting Mono Lake’s nesting California Gulls has been up and running for about three weeks now. After a long and snowy winter the gulls’ calls signal spring’s arrival, and it’s gratifying to know that as they build nests and lay eggs out on the islands, they are protected from coyote predation. […]

Removing snow and rumors along the Tioga Pass Road

Apr 18, 2017

As everyone in California knows, it’s been a remarkable year for precipitation. At the highest elevations above Mono Lake in the vicinity of Tioga Pass, we may be facing a snowpack over 200% of average. April 1 snow surveys revealed nearby sites at all-time record snow depth and water content, while other sites, including Tioga […]

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