BIB Campground Rehabilitation begins March 17, 2014
A project to repair the facilities and rebuild the eroded shoreline in the Bird Island Basin Campground will begin March 17, 2014. Minor disruptions in the immediate area may occur. Please note that none of the work should affect the use of the boat ramp.
North Beach is open, South Beach will open at 8 am 4/5/2014
The oil-covered materials on the beach have been removed, and clean-up is nearly complete. The North Beach portion of the park is open to driving as of 11:50 am on 4/4/2014. The South Beach portion will open to driving at 8 am on 4/5/2014.
For more information on some of the different features of the National Seashore, please click on the links below. Once opened, you can print the PDF file. You may also call Malaquite Visitor Center at 361-949-8068 to have a site bulletin mailed to you. The site bulletins available include:
Jellyfish (PDF, 28.3 Mb)
Seashells (PDf, 25.1 Mb)
Seabeans (PDF, 47.4 Mb)
Click on the links below to view and print a park map including the inset.
Laguna Madre Park Boundary (Decimal Degree)
Laguna Madre Park Boundary (DMS)
Laguna Madre Park Boundary (UTM)
Did You Know?
The Laguna Madre is one of only six lagoons in the world that is hypersaline (saltier than the ocean). More...