Vandalism in Death Valley – Offering A reward of up to $5,000
Good news: The Devils Hole vandals have been identified.Thank you to everyone that contributed helpful information!Death Valley National Park needs your help identifying these men who pulled over a gate, illegally drove off-road, shot at two locks and several signs, entered the closed area at Devils Hole and swam in the water. One critically endangered Devils Hole pupfish was found dead after this happened at 7:20pm on Saturday, April 30. The National Park Service, US Fish and Wildlife Service, and Nye County Sheriff’s Office are seeking help identifying the men involved. The OHV appeared to be a blue Yahama Rhino which had been extensively customized with an added seat and safety cage. A reward of up to $5,000 is available for information leading to arrest and conviction in this case. Tips can be reported to the National Park Service’s Investigative Services Branch at: 888-653-0009, www.surveymonkey.com/r/TipLine_InvestigativeServicesNPS, or www.facebook.com/InvestigativeServicesNPS More information: https://www.nps.gov/deva/learn/news/devils-hole-vandals.htm
9th Annual Joshua Tree Music Festival by Lisa Alvarez Johson This weekend is the 9th annual fall Joshua Tree Music Festival.
An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 3.1 struck San Jacinto in Riverside County Sunday afternoon, the U.S. Geological Survey
METEOR ACTIVITY OUTLOOK FOR MARCH 14-20, 2015 The estimated total hourly meteor rates for evening observers this week is near