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  • The California desert is a botanical frontier , and there are discoveries to be made ... They provide no citation nor photos. The Calflora database shows that revered botanist Philip Munz found a saguaro in the ... a little under 1.5 miles to the west of the cherrystemmed road where we've parked. That's an "as the crow flies" distance.The Palo ...
  • ... California: El Camino Real. Variously translated as "the royal road ," or, more freely, "the king's highway," El Camino Real was indeed among ...
  • Monsoon season has started a little early in the Mojave Desert , and thunderstorms have been making their mark on the landscape. ... {"additionalClasses":""}] Kelbaker Road | Photo: MortAuPat /Flickr/ Creative Commons License ... end of monsoon season. Torrential storms have been rolling across the Mojave every day since, and there's always a chance that a ...
  • ... rubble that is 21st-century Timbuktu, to find the Imam who shows him original astronomical textbooks that pre-date Galileo’s ... leg of his journey, a camel train across the Tenere desert to Algeria. Omar introduces him to the delights and vicissitudes ...
  • ... there, on the white line in the middle of the two-lane desert road , and hope the oncoming cars saw me in my dark clothing in time to slow ...
  • ... of this film and song, one of the few that references the desert border city on the brink of the United States and Mexico, has been ... gallery has shown local and international work. "We've had shows featuring local artists such as Fernando Corona, Colectivo Nixtagraf, ...
  • ... has been a lousy bloom year through most of the California Desert . But if you get out to the Desert Lily Sanctuary in the next week ... miles northeast of town on the Desert Center-Rice Road , a.k.a. State Route 177. Watch for signs and park carefully, then get ...
  • ... lines favors preserving huge swaths of the California Desert . [scald=76817:kl_image_original_context ... Republican polling firm Public Opinion Strategies, which shows widespread public enthusiasm for protecting the proposed Sand to Snow, ... recently introduced California Desert Minerals, Off- Road Recreation, and Conservation Act would allow mining on 100,000 acres of ...
  • ... are only now beginning to get a toehold in much of the desert . California's known desert flora includes approximately 2,450 ... were reported from places within a mile of a paved road . Very few of those observations were made in summer. Some organisms ...
  • ... the vast Pacific Ocean to the west, and inhospitable desert to the east--natural barriers isolate Los Angeles from the rest of the ... Perhaps the best known of these is El Camino Real (The Royal Highway), the road that transported Spanish missionaries as well as ...

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