Public Closures on Anacapa Island
Certain trails are temporarily closed on Anacapa Island to all public entry for the protection of breeding western gulls. 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 »
Thank you for your interest in supporting Channel Islands National Park. Your donation will enhance the programs and activities to protect park resources and provide visitor services for Channel Islands National Park. Philanthropic contributions continue to make a significant difference and we welcome and are grateful for your support.
There are several ways of supporting the park. The park is able to accept direct donations. If you are interested in donating to the directly to the park you may send donations to:
Your donations may also be made to The Channel Islands Park Foundation, the authorized non-profit philanthropic partner of the Channel Islands National Park. Recognizing the challenges of managing the complex island ecosystems and richly diverse cultural resources, the Foundation is committed to advocating on behalf of and in support of the ongoing work of the Channel Islands National Park. For more information please contact the Foundation:
Did You Know?
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.