Desert Star Weekly
20th Anniversary Celebrations of the California Desert Protection Act
Today; the Joshua Tree National Park Council for the Arts launched an initiative to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the California Desert Protection Act of 1994.
Busted for Off-Leash Dog, Man Ordered Not to Leave Southern California
Chaparral-covered hillsides dotted with oaks surround both sides of a barbed-wire fence with signs reading: "U.S. boundary."
Tom Lowe's "Mojave Moonlight" Debuts at The G2 Gallery
Well-known commercial producer displays the skills as a fine art photographer that earned his appointment as a National Park Mojave Moonlight, a solo exhibition of nightscapes from fine art photographer and National Park Service Artist-in-Residence Tom Lowe opens July 29th at the G2 Gallery in Venice, California.
National Parks Traveler
Study Documents Impacts Of Climate Change Across National Park System
Impacts of climate change on the National Park System are such that it is "no longer ecologically viable to manage resources solely within park boundaries," according to a study that found parks "are overwhelmingly at the extreme warm end of historical temperature distributions..." The study, published this month in the PLOS One Journal , comes at ... (more)