• Scenic View from Inspiration Point, Anacapa Island ©timhaufphotography.com

    Channel Islands

    National Park California

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  • San Miguel Island Closure

    In the interest of public safety, the U.S. Navy is closing San Miguel Island until further notice due to recent concerns of possible unexploded ordnance. More »

  • Santa Barbara Island Closed Due to Storm Damage

    Santa Barbara Island is closed to public access due to damage from the recent storms to the pier landing ladder. The closure will be in place until a new ladder can be fabricated and installed. The closure is expected to last over a month. More »

  • Public Closures on Santa Barbara Island

    Certain Santa Barbara Island trails are closed to all public entry to proctect breeding populations of California brown pelicans. More »

Teacher Workshops

Teacher workshop on Santa Cruz Island.
 

NatureBridge
NatureBridges provides multiple venues for teachersand administrators to develop their craft, including offering school site,community center, and park setting professional developments. Their goal is to help teachers enhance their skills at teaching science and other subjects by introducing novel pedagogy and enriching content mastery. They help teachers view the out of doors as a viable teaching space – no matter if it is the schoolyard or a park setting.

Friends of the Island Fox
Friends of the Island Fox offers workshops for educators that use a local endangered species and the Channel Islands ecosystem to teach math, science, language skills, and conservation issue resolution.

Did You Know?

Archeological site                                    timahaufphotography.com

The Channel Islands are home to the most well-preserved archeological sites on the Pacific coast, with more than 10,000 years of continuous human occupation recorded.