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Park Use Update December 5, 2020: "State Parks to Temporarily Close Campgrounds and Keep Day Use Areas Open in Regions Impacted by Regional Stay at Home Order Triggeredby ICU Capacity. Members of the same household are encouraged to maintain physical and mental health by visiting day-use public outdoor spaces."
For full text of Dec 4 press release, go to NEWS
As of today, Dec. 5, 2020, the Poppy Reserve, Ripley Desert Woodland, and Saddleback Butte State Parks are open for day use. Saddleback campground is closed. Poppy Reserve an Saddleback Visitor Centers are closed.
Research: September Report from the Field is available
Field Observation: DecemberReportis available.