• Red Rocks with water in front of them in the desert.
  • Clouds behind Joshua Tree and bushes.
  • Desert flowers blooming in bushes in front of mountains in the desert.
  • Setting sun reflecting of clouds of orange and blue behind a joshua tree.
  • Hoover Dam intake towers with water behind the dam showing that it is not full.


Aimee Roberson (Chair) DLCC Science Coordinator, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

Carol Beardmore (co-Chair), U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

Abe Springer, Northern Arizona University

Andrew Rhodes, Comisión Nacional de Áreas Naturales Protegidas

Breton Bruce, U.S. Geological Society

Deborah Finch, USDA Forest Service, Rocky Mountain Research Station

Debra Hughson, National Park Service

Ester Rubin, Arizona Game and Fish Department

Megan Bean, Texas Parks and Wildlife Department

James Weigand, Bureau of Land Management

Kelly Brooks/Jeff Johnson, Southern Nevada Water Authority

Jeff Bennett, National Park Service

John Bradford, U.S. Geological Survey

Juan Carlos Guzmán, Chihuahuan Desert Grassland Alliance

Ken Nowak, Bureau of Reclamation

Lisa Soo, Bureau of Land Management

Margarita Caso, Instituto Nacional de Ecología y Cambio Climático

Mark Briggs, World Wildlife Fund

Matt Levias, Chemehuevi Tribe

Sergio Avila, Sky Island Alliance

Teresa Lewis, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

Wayne Robbie, USDA Forest Service


Updated: April 2, 2014