Desert Discovery Center - Barstow, CA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote
N 34° 53.449 W 117° 01.331
11S E 497972 N 3860934
Quick Description: This is the main ranger station, visitor center, and museum for the BLM.
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 12/13/2015 10:40:49 PM
Waymark Code: WMQ3T5
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Team Farkle 7
Views: 7

Long Description:
Taken from Wikipedia, "The Desert Discovery Center is a public-run community education center located in Barstow, California. The center is staffed by the Bureau of Land Management and focuses on promoting awareness of desert life to local residents.

The Center is a partnership among the Bureau of Land Management, National Park Service, Barstow Unified School District, Barstow Community College, Mojave River Valley Museum, City of Barstow, and Discovery Trails, a non-profit organization dedicated to the Mojave Desert.

The Center was formerly known as the California Desert Information Center, and houses the Old Woman Meteorite, the second largest meteorite in the United States"
Americana: Roadside Attraction

Significant Interest: Museum

Milestone or Marker: Other Icon

Web Site Address: Not listed

Address of Icon: Not listed

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