Mono Lake



Mono Lake





Located in the desert just east of Yosemite, Mono Lake provides a home for many species of birds. Some species found here at the appropriate times of the year include, Eared Grebe, Snowy Plover, Wilson's Phalarope, Red-necked Phalarope and California Gull. The sagebrush hills around the ghosttown of Bodie to the north of the lake provide habitat for species like Greater Sage Grouse.

Directions: The lake itself is located off the east side of Hwy 395 near its intersection with Hwy 120, just east of Yosemite National Park. Bodie is located east of Hwy 395 between the Lake and the town of Bridgeport, just look for the well marked exit.

Mono Lake

Mono Lake




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