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.
Watch for storm damage on all roads
Recent storms have caused flash flooding and damage to roads. Reduce speed and use caution when traveling through the park after storms. Call 760-252-6100 or 760-252-6108 for updates. Check our Current Conditions page for information on specific roads. More »
Four Scoping Notices Available for Mojave National Preserve, San Bernardino County, California
Contact: Danette Woo, 760 252-6107
o Grazing Management Plan and Environmental Assessment, Mojave National Preserve
Cathodic Protection for Calnev Pipeline
Employee Housing at Kelso
The Mohave tui chub (Siphateles bicolor mohavensis) is a highly endangered fish native to the Mojave River ecosystem.The recovery plan for the chub describes the need for additional populations to promote species recovery.For this reason, the NPS would like to restore West Pond at Zzyzx to house a Mohave tui chub population, and improve the species' chances for survival. Public input is welcome to improve our planning efforts.For more information and to comment, go to: http://parkplanning.nps.gov/MojaveWestPond.
Information about any or all of these projects, as well as input to the environmental assessment process, is sought.For more information, please contact Ms. Danette Woo at email: e-mail us,
Comments must be received no later than October 3, 2014. They can be directed to:
Did You Know?
The venom of the Mojave rattlesnake is extremely toxic and causes more respiratory distress than that of any other North American rattlesnake. Due to its unique hue, it is known locally as the Mojave green.