Western Mojave Desert
of Southern California
Welcome to the Mojave Desert Studies resources web page. What follows is a collection of resources that might be helpful in helping you connect to the Mojave desert environment. If you would like to recommend a new web site link send us a note at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Below are lists of links to information about the
Helpful Addresses and Phone Numbers:
Mojave Desert Air Basin Ozone Data
The Affected Desert Environment: How have we/do we impacted desert life? (NPS)
Man's Impact on the Mojave's Groundwater reserves (USGS)
Humankind's Discovery of the New World: The Calico Connection
Mountain Men , Jedediah Strong Smith
Jedediah Smith Diary Excerpts
Mojave Desert Air Quality Management District
Human-Induced Changes in the Mojave and Colorado Desert Ecosystems: Recovery and Restoration Potential
Effects of Elevated CO2 on a Mojave Desert Ecosystem.
Great Basin -- Mojave River
Bioregional Demographic Trends and Implications for Biodiversity
Effectiveness of a barrier fence at reducing mortality and recovering desert tortoise populations.
Chronology of Development in the Mojave Desert
Where Desert Meets City: Vulnerability and Recoverability of the Mojave Desert Ecosystem (USGS)
Essential reading for Mojave Road buffs and historians.
Mojave Desert Preserve 1998 Draft Environmental Impact Statement and General Management Plan
Mojave Desert Preserve EIS / GMP Revised 2000 plan
Fremont and Las Vegas
CSUSB (Mojave Desert Studies)
Ghost Town Explorers
Aquatic Studies...Support for field studies in and around the Mojave River