Kelso Depot Visitor Center hours
Kelso Depot Visitor Center is open Fridays through Tuesdays from 9 am to 5 pm, closed Wednesdays and Thursdays. The Beanery Lunch Counter is closed.
Mohave Tui Chub Research
Zzyzx Mineral Springs resort.
Mojave National Preserve hosted a workshop of scientists and agency personnel in 2003 to develop a management plan for improving the status of the Mohave tui chub. Six populations, stable for at least ten years, are required to achieve down-listing from "endangered" to "threatened" status according to the Recovery Plan.
Three new research projects came out of the 2003 workshop.
Henkananththegedara, S. and C. Stockwell. 2006. Biotic evaluation of Mohave tui chub habitats: Lake Tuendae and MC Pond, Mojave National Preserve, Desert Fishes Council 38th Annual Meeting, Death Valley, California.(presentation)
Did You Know?
At about 600 feet in height, Kelso Dunes in Mojave National Preserve are the third tallest in North America. When quantities of the sands move, they sometimes create a booming sound. Run down the slopes to try to make the dunes boom. More...