This website has been archived from the previous Field Season, which ran from December 2011 until April 2012.

The website for the new Field Season is here: 
Donate to MDRS today!
Please make a donation to the Mars Desert Research Station today! The Mars Society is a registered 501 (c)(3) non-profit organization and maintains the Mars Desert Research Station.  All donations are tax-deductible. Thank you for supporting our work to inspire and prepare future Mars explorers. 

MDRS Management

Robert Zubrin, President of the Mars Society
Shannon Rupert, Dir. Science, Interim Dir. Mission Support
John Barainca, Director of Logistics
Judd Reed, Director of Engineering
Jean Hunter, Crew Selection Coordinator
Peter Detterline, Musk Observatory Coordinator
Jesse Clark, GreenHouse Coordinator