Sea and Desert Interpretive Association

A 501 (c) 3 non-profit organization founded  in 1977.

WAYS TO EXPERIENCE THE SALTON SEA:

HAVE A PARTY
Imagine how exciting your event or party will be if you have it at the Salton Sea State Recreation Area.  For more information contact Cheryll Schulz at Cheryll.Schulz@parks.ca.gov  or call 760-767-0166 (M-Th)

VOLUNTEER
Volunteers are always needed and welcomed at the Salton Sea State Recreation Area and the Sonny Bono Wildlife Refuge.  For more information call (760) 289-9455.

DISCOVERY KIDS CAMP
The Discovery Kids Camp Program is a FREE mini science camp at the Salton Sea State Recreation Area for local children, ages 8 to 12 years old. The camp is held every fall on seven consecutive Saturdays, beginning in late September/early October until approximately mid-November. From a camp-out to hands on activities and games, children learn about the birds and desert animals common to the Salton Sea area and about the Salton Sea environment. Participants are provided with tee shirts and hats for the program. Activities include star gazing, glowing scorpion hunting, campfire stories, smores and more. The program is a jointly sponsored opportunity of the Sea and Desert Interpretive Association, the Salton Sea SRA and the Sonny Bono National Wildlife Refuge.

Enrollment open August 1,2020 by emailing president@seaanddesert.org  or calling (760)702-6032.

Salton Sea State Recreation Area

Located at 100-225 State Park Rd, Mecca, CA 92254 , the park offers camping, a fishing Jetty, kayak rentals, and boat ramp.

Sonny Bono Salton Sea National Wildlife Refuge

Located at 906 W Sinclair Rd, Calipatria, CA 92233, the refuge offers a mile hike To a dormant volcano to view the vastness of the Salton Sea. It’s a good birding spot.