Science-Based Stewardship & Advocacy

MDLT is dedicated to:

  • Enhancing recreation and tourism throughout the region. MDLT works with local business-owners to show how public lands and national monuments have benefited local economies.
  • Ensuring access to the outdoors while preserving the vibrant but fragile desert ecosystem and its cultural resources.
  • Expanding appreciation for the Mojave Desert through educational programs.
  • Participating in democratic processes, and submitting public comments on important issues that could significantly impact public enjoyment of land and resources.

Copies of formal public comments can be made available upon request by contacting us at: