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Rattlesnake Canyon during rain

Rattlesnake Canyon during rain | Photo by NPS/Hannah Schwalbe | Public Domain | Source

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Robin Kobaly named Recipient of the 2018 Minerva Hoyt California Desert Conservation Award


03/11/2019 - JTNPA

The Joshua Tree National Park Association is pleased to announce Robin Kobaly, a professional biologist with over twenty years of experience as an interpretive specialist, as the recipient of the 2018 Minerva Hoyt Conservation Award.

Potted plants at Native Plant Nursery

Joshua Tree National Park Association Hosts A Community Thank You Event


02/07/2019 - JTNPA

The Joshua Tree National Park Association has announced a day long community thank you event on Tuesday, February 12.

Flooding from monsoon rainfall in the Pinto Basin; Fried Liver Wash

Heavy Rains Cause Road Closures In Joshua Tree National Park


02/04/2019 - NPS

Due to heavy rain activity on Saturday, February 2, park officials have closed all dirt roads in the park.

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Joshua Tree National Park Resumes Full Operations


01/28/2019 - NPS

With the enactment of the continuing resolution, staff at Joshua Tree National Park have resumed regular operations.

Bighorn Pass Road crosses Queen Valley

Joshua Tree National Park to Remain Accessible


01/10/2019 - NPS

Previously Announced Temporary Closure No Longer Necessary.

Joshua Tree Visitor Center

Joshua Tree Visitor Center Reopens


01/08/2019 - JTNPA

The Joshua Tree National Park Association (JTNPA) will reopen its Joshua Tree Visitor Center (JTVC) effective immediately.

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2018 Minerva Hoyt California Desert Conservation Award Call for Nominations


12/17/2018 - JTNPA

The Joshua Tree National Park Association is pleased to announce a call for nominations for the fifteenth Annual Minerva Hoyt California Desert Conservation Award.

Pat Flanagan and the 2017 Minerva Hoyt California Desert Conservation Award

Joshua Tree National Park Association awards 2017 Minerva Hoyt Conservation Award to 29 Palms Inn Naturalist Pat Flanagan


05/09/2018 - JTNPA

The Joshua Tree National Park Association has awarded the 2017 Minerva Hoyt Conservation Award to Pat Flanagan, in recognition of her outstanding contributions in stewardship, education, research, and preservation of the California deserts.

Pat Flanagan and the 2017 Minerva Hoyt California Desert Conservation Award

Pat Flanagan Named Recipient of the 2017 Minerva Hoyt California Desert Conservation Award


04/04/2018 - JTNPA

The Joshua Tree National Park Association is pleased to announce Pat Flanagan as the recipient of the 2017 Minerva Hoyt Conservation Award.

Joshua Tree National Park Association welcomes Jacqueline Guevara as their new Executive Director

Joshua Tree National Park Association Names New Executive Director


03/29/2018 - JTNPA

The Joshua Tree National Park Association welcomes Jacqueline Guevara as their new Executive Director.

Minerva Hoyt

2017 Minerva Hoyt California Desert Conservation Award Call for Nominations


12/26/2017 - JTNPA

The Joshua Tree National Park Association is pleased to announce a call for nominations for the fourteenth Annual Minerva Hoyt California Desert Conservation Award.