Z107.7FM: Mojave Desert Land Trust adds 6,601 acres of protected desert land in 2022

Land conservation and protection remains a hot topic this year as populations continue to grow here in the Morongo Basin and other rural desert areas.

The Mojave Desert Land Trust, or MDLT, has closed out 2022 with 6,901 acres of desert being permanently protected and added to their significant land holdings in California. Some significant acquisitions include 232 acres in Death Valley national Park, a 640 acre property in the Mojave Trail National Monument, and over 1400 acres in the Caliente Creek watershed.

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