Santa Barbara Island Closed Due to Storm Damage
Santa Barbara Island is currently closed to public access due to damage from the high surf associated with Hurricane Marie. More »
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 »
Listen to or download stories of life on Santa Cruz Island as told by various island residents and visitors. Please note that these are audio files only.
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Margaret Eaton, with husband Ira, 1920
Julie Tumamait-Stenslie, 2009
John Gherini, 2009
David Begun, 2009
Lulis Cuevas, 2009
Did You Know?
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.