Mono Lake is a large, shallow saline soda lake in Mono County, California,
formed at least 760,000 years ago as a terminal lake in an endorheic basin. The
Appalled by this prospect, David Gaines formed the Mono Lake Committee in
1978 and began talking to conservation clubs, schools, service organizations, ...
David Gaines then appealed to the National Audubon Society's Santa Monica
chapter, and in March 1978 he formed the Mono Lake Committee (Committee) as
Signs of volcanic activity at Mono Lake are seen at Black Point and the Negit
Islands. Panum Dome, just south of Mono Lake was formed about 600 years ago.
Feb 7, 2012 ... Mono Lake is the saline remnant of a much larger Pleistocene fresh-water lake
known as ... Negit and Paoha were formed by volcanic activity.
Nov 7, 2011 ... Thinning and stretching of the continental crust in the Great Basin region created
numerous fault-bounded basins formed as blocks of crust ...
WETMAAP thanks the Mono Lake Committee for their contribution to this project
by .... When Mono Lake first formed, it was just one of the many lakes that were ...
Jun 21, 2013 ... Created by Sarah Bordenstein, Marine Biological Laboratory Mono Lake, the
oldest lake in North America, is naturally hypersaline and alkaline ...
Dec 6, 2013 ... Tufa are towers of limestone formed underwater by minerals in Mono Lake,
exposed when water levels drop. Photo: D. Funkhouser.
The Los Angeles Aqueduct and the Owens and Mono Lakes (MONO Case) ...
befallen the Owens 50 years earlier, and the Mono Lake Committee was formed.