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

    Channel Islands

    National Park California

There are park alerts in effect.
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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 »

Our Staff & Offices

Tim Hauf
 

Our staff may be contacted at:

Mailing Address
Park Superintendent
Channel Islands National Park
1901 Spinnaker Dr.
Ventura, CA 93001

Phone
(805) 658-5730

Fax
(805) 658-5799

E-mail
Channel Islands Interpretation

Staff Directory
Visit NPS People and Places Directory for a complete park staff directory.

  • Go to the "People Search" section.

  • Select "CHANNEL ISLANDS NP" from the "Park/Office/Center Name:" drop down menu.

  • Click on the Search button.

Did You Know?

Island night lizard                                     C. Drost

The only reptile found on Santa Barbara Island is the endemic and threatened island night lizard. These lizards can live up to 20 years or more, but once established in a territory generally remain within a 3-meter radius their entire life.