Piute Ponds

Piute Ponds is the largest wetland in Los Angeles County.  It is located in the western Mojave Desert in the Antelope Valley.  It is an Important Bird Area (IBA) that consists of clay pan lakes and is surrounded by pristine desert and bordered on the north by the Rosamond Dry Lakebed.  The 9600 acres are a birder's paradise.

 

Piute Ponds is located on Edwards AFB.  Follow the links below for a map, an oveview of the wetlands, and more information. To recieve access to the ponds, follow the link below and then link to email Misty.

 

Piute Ponds

 

Link to map

 

Map of Ponds