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The Joshua Tree Community Association provides a sounding board where residents can learn about issues, voice their opinions, and work together to find solutions.

Community News

  • NOTICE OF HEARING - CADIZ WATER PROJECT For your information, below is the hearing notice for the Groundwater Management, Monitoring, and Mitigation Plan (GMMMP) for the Cadiz Valley Water Conservation, Recovery, and Storage Project under the County ...
    Posted Sep 25, 2012, 10:44 AM by JTCA Contact
  • CADIZ ALERT We still have an opportunity to make a difference. Seth Shteir at the National Park Conservation Association in concert with other Morongo Basin organizations will provide transportation to the October ...
    Posted Sep 19, 2012, 4:55 PM by JTCA Contact
  • JTCA meeting Thursday September 27th at 6:30 pm The Joshua Tree Community Association will host a roundtable with Kathleen Rollings-McDonald, Executive Officer of the Local Agency Formation Commission (LAFCO) at the Joshua Tree Community Center on Thursday ...
    Posted Sep 15, 2012, 2:02 PM by JTCA Contact
  • Jeff Ohlfs Named to Top Ranger Position at Joshua Tree National Park The National Park Service has appointed veteran ranger, Jeff Ohlfs, to be the new Chief of Visitor and Resource Protection, or Chief Ranger, at Joshua Tree National Park. Ohlfs replaces ...
    Posted Sep 8, 2012, 12:22 AM by JTCA Contact
  • Fire Crews Begin Second Day Battling Quail Fire Firefighters began a second day fighting the Quail Fire at Joshua Tree National Park. The Quail Fire is located approximately 2.5 miles northwest of the Keys View Scenic Overlook ...
    Posted Aug 13, 2012, 1:13 PM by JTCA Contact
  • Fire Crews Battle Quail Fire at Joshua Tree National Park Lightning from summer thunderstorms ignited a wildfire on Sunday afternoon at Joshua Tree National Park. The Quail Fire is located approximately 3.5 miles northwest of the Keys View Scenic ...
    Posted Aug 13, 2012, 12:46 PM by JTCA Contact
  • FIRE TAX BILLS BEING SENT OUT! If you are affected by the fire “fee”, beginning this month, the Board of Equalization will be sending out bills for the "Fire Prevention Fee" – to rural homeowners in areas ...
    Posted Aug 3, 2012, 7:40 AM by JTCA Contact
  • Urgent Action Needed - Hearing June 20 – Senators Joel Anderson and Mark Wyland are amending SB 162 to read “A state agency shall not oppose a fee-to-trust land acquisition application” when the stated purpose is for “housing, environment protection or cultural preservation.” This means if the 29 Palms Band of Mission Indians say their proposed trust transfer is for the purpose of “housing, environmental protection or cultural preservation” the State agencies would ...
    Posted Jun 15, 2012, 6:24 PM by JTCA Contact
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JT Happenings

  • Joshua Tree Peak Named for Park Founder The U.S. Board of Geographic Names (BGN) has voted to adopt the name of Mount Minerva Hoyt for a peak within Joshua Tree National Park. The previously unnamed 5 ...
    Posted Sep 25, 2012, 10:49 AM by JTCA Contact
  • Park to Waive Entrance Fees for National Public Lands Day, September 29 All 397 national parks, including Joshua Tree National Park, will offer free entrance on Saturday, September 29 for National Public Lands Day. The 19th annual event encourages everyone to ...
    Posted Sep 25, 2012, 10:34 AM by JTCA Contact
  • Joshua Tree National Park’s 2012 BioDiversity Hunt - April 27th and 28th Greetings! Please join us for Joshua Tree National Park’s 2012 BioDiversity Hunt, Friday April 27 and Saturday April 28! During the BioDiversity Hunt, scientific experts from around Southern California ...
    Posted Apr 20, 2012, 10:27 AM by JTCA Contact
  • April 22 Artist-in-Residence to Offer Free Performance at Joshua Tree National Park Visiting Artist-in-Residence Adam Tinkle will conduct a free musical performance on Sunday, April 22 at the Indian Cove Amphitheater within Joshua Tree National Park. Tinkle, a musician and ...
    Posted Apr 18, 2012, 10:26 AM by JTCA Contact
  • Free Entry and Special Activities Highlight National Park Week, April 21-29, at Joshua Tree National Park Visitors who make the nearly 1,000-foot climb to the summit of Ryan Mountain during the upcoming National Park Week will be treated to a stunning view across a ...
    Posted Apr 11, 2012, 7:49 PM by JTCA Contact
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Interesting News

  • Bald Eagle Chick Surprises Biologists At Big Bear Lake ROBIN ELIASON/U.S. FORST SERVICE The Press-Enterprise reports that "Biologists leading a third-grade field trip were surprised to spot a newly hatched bald eagle in a nest ...
    Posted Mar 16, 2012, 9:54 PM by JTCA Contact
  • Become a "Spin Detector" FactCheck.org, a project of the Annenberg Public Policy Center, is asking for the public's help in "monitoring the candidates and potential candidates running for president, Congress and governor ...
    Posted Feb 22, 2012, 8:01 AM by JTCA Contact
  • Electronic pickpocketing - The Risk inside your credit card http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lLAFhTjsQHw&sns=em
    Posted Feb 22, 2012, 12:44 AM by JTCA Contact
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