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Picture and Song of the Day – The Chamisa Wilderness in New Mexico and “Horse with no Name” by America.

December 3, 2013 – Picture and Song of the Day: The northern portion of the Chamisa Wilderness Study Area in New Mexico is arid, while the southern portion consists of a higher plateau dominated by piñon and ponderosa pines. The … Continue reading

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Picture of the Day – Happy Thanksgiving 2013.

November 28, 2013 – Picture of the Day: Rising from the heart of the Tularosa Basin is one of the world’s great natural wonders – the glistening white sands of New Mexico. Great wave-like dunes of gypsum sand have engulfed … Continue reading

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Picture of the Day and Two Videos.

November 5, 2013 – Picture of the Day and two Videos: Snow Geese at sunset, Sandhill Cranes and the Bosque del Apache Refuge. Bonus – Sandhill Cranes Video An afternoon at Bosque del Apache National Wildlife Refuge, and through to … Continue reading

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Potetially Active Volcanoes of the Western United States.

July 31, 2012 – – Potentially Active Volcanoes of the Western United States: There are 14 volcanoes, on the map above, that have been active in the last 2,000 years. Another nine are potentially active. Mount St. Helens is most … Continue reading

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World Drought Map – A World in Crisis!

July 18, 2011 – – Drought Spreads Throughout United States and World: Floods, tornadoes, earthquakes, tsunamis and other extreme weather have left a trail of destruction during the first half of 2011. But this could be just the start to … Continue reading

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Fire, Dry and Las Vegas!

This is a personal note from your editor in Las Vegas, NV. Today, in Las Vegas it was 106 degrees with one percent humidity. That is unusual even by Las Vegas standards as the humidity is normally between 6 and … Continue reading

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