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

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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 »

Webcams

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Channel Islands Live Webcams are an exciting new way to experience the wild, isolated land and seascapes of your national park and national marine sanctuary. Take a virtual visit to the Channel Islands through live webcams that highlight the remarkable natural and cultural resources of the islands and their surrounding waters.
 
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Channel Islands Live
Bald Eagle Webcams

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Channel Islands Live
Anacapa Island Webcam

Please click on the picture to visit the Anacapa Island Webcam.

 
View from Ocean Webcam.

Channel Islands Live
Ocean Webcam

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Ocean Webcam.

Did You Know?

1994 pygmy mammoth excavation, Santa Rosa Island

The world's most complete pygmy mammoth specimen was discovered on Santa Rosa Island in 1994. These miniature mammoths, only four to six feet tall, once roamed island grasslands and forests during the Pleistocene.