National Park Service
Location of the main office: ID, Arco, Craters of the Moon National Monument and Preserve, P.O. Box 29, 83213
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Brief information
Company type Charitable company
Company profile Non-profit

Mission Statement

  • The Monument protects, restores, and monitors the geologic features, the native biologic communities, and the view-scape that characterize the Great Rift area.
  • The public enjoys a range of recreational and educational opportunities compatible with protecting Monument resources.
  • The Craters of the Moon Wilderness Area and the Wilderness Study Areas retain natural conditions and remarkable opportunities for solitude.
  • The public has opportunities to learn about and appreciate the Monument's diverse history, prehistory and important cultural resources.

  • Description

    Craters of the Moon National Monument and Preserve is cooperatively managed by the National Park Service and Bureau of Land Management.