Important Notice to Mariners
Lake Mead water elevations will be declining throughout the summer. Before launching, check lake levels, launch ramp conditions, changes to Aids to Navigation and weather conditions by clicking on More »
Summer Fire Rules in Effect
Lake Mead NRA is now enforcing summer fire restrictions. Please click 'more' to learn about the rules for fire during our hot, dry season. More »
TEMPORARY CLOSURE OF HISTORIC ST. THOMAS TOWN SITE
Boulder City, Nev. —The National Park Service has announced a temporary closure of the historic town site of St. Thomas and access road in order to carry out a significant resource management project—the removal of invasive tamarisk plants. The project is being done to protect fragile historic features of the town site from root damage. The closure will be in effect weekdays January 10-February 11, 2011.
Did You Know?
All yucca species have evolved a special relationship with yucca moths. Each species of the plant has its own corresponding species of pollinating moths.