Humboldt Salt Marsh

The Humboldt Salt Marsh in the Humboldt Sink of northwestern Nevada is a wetland[1] that is 1 of 2 salt marshes within the state (cf. Tonopah Wetland in the Tonopah Basin).[2] It is protected within the Humboldt Wildlife Management Area.

Humboldt Salt Marsh
2012-05-28 View across the Humboldt Salt Marsh near Lovelock in Nevada.jpg
The Humboldt Salt Marsh
CountryUnited States
RegionHumboldt Basin
CountyChurchill County, Nevada


  1. ^ Merriam-Webster's Geographical Dictionary (Third ed.). Springfield, Massachusetts: Merriam-Webster, Incorporated. 1997. p. 500. ISBN 978-0-87779-546-9. Retrieved January 12, 2020.
  2. ^ Bryce, S.A; et al., Ecoregions of Nevada (poster), Reston, Virginia: USGS, retrieved January 12, 2020

Coordinates: 39°49′36″N 117°59′08″W / 39.82667°N 117.98556°W / 39.82667; -117.98556