Mono Lake Tufa State Reserve

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Mono Lake Tufa State Reserve

The Mono Lake Tufa State Reserve is a nature reserve near Yosemite National Park within Mono County, California. This reserve was founded in 1981[1] by the California State Legislature, to protect the formations of the natural limestone "Tufa" at Mono Lake.[2]

Coordinates: 37°56′43″N 119°2′8″W / 37.94528°N 119.03556°W / 37.94528; -119.03556

References[change | edit source]

  1. "Tufa Towers: Mono's Magnificent Monuments". About Mono Lake. Mono Lake Committee. http://www.monolake.org/about/geotufa. Retrieved 11 December 2009.
  2. California State Parks Official site