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View 305: Trees Above 5,000 Feet

Conditions above 5,000 feet in the western United States are hot and dry.  Soil is thin to non-existent in the rocky terrain of Grand Canyon, Arches and Canyonlands National Parks.  Yet, vegetation from wild flowers to trees found ways to … Continue reading

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Canyonlands National Park

Canyonlands National Park is the less famous and much bigger national park near Moab, Utah.  The park features large open expanses of mesas, river canyons, rock formations and an arch.  While not as famous as Delicate Arch, Mesa Arch is … Continue reading

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View 299: Three National Parks

I have enjoyed visiting three United States National Parks over the last week.  They are the Grand Canyon, Arches and Canyonlands.  Each one featured unique geological formations which bring people from all over the world to see and photograph. I … Continue reading

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