White Mountain Peak

White Mountain Research Center

We support research and teaching in the White-Inyo mountains, the Owens Valley, the eastern Sierra Nevada and surrounding areas. The White Mountain Research Center operates three field stations to support college-level instruction and research throughout the entire region.

Announcements

UPDATED 01/2022: UC WMRC COVID-19 Vaccination Requirements

Beginning Jan 31st, 2022 all users will be required to receive a booster shot if eligible. All staff, and anyone staying at WMRC facilities for research or education activities will be required to meet UC/UCLA vaccination requirements.

Facilities

We have three stations and a summit hut.

Webcams

We setup live webcams to WMRC stations.

Barcroft webcam

Crooked Creek webcam

 

Research Logistics at White Mountain Research Center

News

Announcements, blog post and recent news from the White Mountain Research Center.

Hetch Hetchy gushes over wetlands

Dams are controversial among environmentalists, providing water and clean energy—but destroying and fragmenting habitat.

Focus on research projects

We have over 60 years of scientific advancement.