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California Solar Power Generation Photos
California Solar Power Generation
Harper Dry Lake Solar Electric Generating Station.
photo-id: PWP-087 request pricing

Mojave Desert - California Desert Tortoise Male Images
Mojave Desert - California Desert Tortoise Male
species: Gopherus agassizii
photo-id: MOJ-004 request pricing

Stock photography of California Desert Tortoise Feeding on a Wildflower
California Desert Tortoise Feeding on a Wildflower
The Desert Tortoise is a herbivore feeding almost exclusively on plants such as desert wildflowers and other annuals, young cactus and their fruit or flowers.
species: Gopherus agassizii
photo-id: MOJ-013 request pricing

California Desert Tortoise Feeding on a Wildflower Pictures
California Desert Tortoise Feeding on a Wildflower
The Desert Tortoise is a herbivore feeding almost exclusively on plants such as desert wildflowers and other annuals, young cactus and their fruit or flowers.
species: Gopherus agassizii
photo-id: MOJ-014 request pricing

Stock photos of Mojave Rattlesnake
Mojave Rattlesnake
The Mojave Green has the most potent venom of any rattlesnake in North America.
species: Crotalus scutulatus
photo-id: REP-042 request pricing

Pictures of Mojave Desert - Mojave Green Rattlesnake
Mojave Desert - Mojave Green Rattlesnake
The Mojave Green has the most potent venom of any rattlesnake in North America.
species: Crotalus scutulatus
photo-id: REP-044 request pricing

Stock images of Anza Borrego - Mud Caves Arroyo Tapiado Wash
Anza Borrego - Mud Caves Arroyo Tapiado Wash
A couple stands at the entrance to Big Mud Cave. Much of this cave has actually collapsed leaving overhanging arches and only short sections of actual cave structure.
photo-id: DBO-154 request pricing

Anza Borrego - Mud Caves Arroyo Tapiado Wash Stock Photography
Anza Borrego - Mud Caves Arroyo Tapiado Wash
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Anza Borrego - Mud Caves Arroyo Tapiado Wash Photos
Anza Borrego - Mud Caves Arroyo Tapiado Wash
Hiker lit by a skylight in the cave roof. The caves are the result of water erosion during periodic flooding that has occurred over hundreds and even thousands of years.
photo-id: DBO-164 request pricing

Anza Borrego - Southern Borrego Badlands Images
Anza Borrego - Southern Borrego Badlands
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Stock photography of Anza Borrego Desert State Park - Seventeen Palms Oasis
Anza Borrego Desert State Park - Seventeen Palms Oasis
The Seventeen Palm Oasis was used decades ago by prospectors and early travelers as they past through this desolate area.
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Anza Borrego Desert State Park - Badlands Pictures
Anza Borrego Desert State Park - Badlands
In the heart of the park is a large area known as the Badlands. Miles of rolling mud hills are interlaced with washes which have cut through the moon like landscape. Only a few jeep trails provide access to this desolate area.
photo-id: DBO-144 request pricing

Stock photos of Anza Borrego Desert State Park - The Pumpkin Patch
Anza Borrego Desert State Park - The Pumpkin Patch
Globular sandstone concreations exposed and shaped by wind and water erosion.
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Pictures of Anza Borrego Desert State Park
Anza Borrego Desert State Park
Panoramic view of a good portion of Borrego Valley. The town of Borrego Springs center, Santa Rosa Mountains on the left, Salton Sea in the distance. (Panoramic 14371x2726 pixels)
photo-id: DBO-151 request pricing

Stock images of Anza Borrego - Indian Rock Art - Pictographs
Anza Borrego - Indian Rock Art - Pictographs
Archaeological research done in this area indicates it had been a site that indigenous people had occupied for over 6000 years, with the most recent being the Kumeyaay.
photo-id: DBO-136 request pricing

Anza Borrego Desert State Park - Cholla Cactus Winter View Stock Photography
Anza Borrego Desert State Park - Cholla Cactus Winter View
species: Opuntia bigelovii
photo-id: DBO-130 request pricing

Anza Borrego State Park - Ocotillo Cactus Blooming Photos
Anza Borrego State Park - Ocotillo Cactus Blooming
Winter view with snow capped Santa Rosa mountains in background.
species: Fonquieria splendens
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Anza Borrego - Ocotillo Cactus Blooming Images
Anza Borrego - Ocotillo Cactus Blooming
species: Fonquieria splendens
photo-id: DBO-177 request pricing

Stock photography of Anza Borrego State Park - Ocotillo Cactus Blooming
Anza Borrego State Park - Ocotillo Cactus Blooming
species: Fonquieria splendens
photo-id: DBO-178 request pricing

Joshua Trees in California Goldfields Pictures
Joshua Trees in California Goldfields
In California Goldfields (Lasthenia californica)
species: Yucca brevifolia
photo-id: DJT-038 request pricing Google Earth

  
Stock photos of Joshua Tree National Park Panoramic
Joshua Tree National Park Panoramic
Joshua Tree was first declared a National Monument in 1936. It wasnt until 1994, as a part of the California Desert Protection Act, that Congress included it as a National Park. Over 794,000 acres are protected within its boundaries. (Panoramic format 14408x4259 pixels)
species: Yucca brevifolia
photo-id: DJT-035 request pricing Google Earth

Pictures of Joshua Tree
Joshua Tree
species: Yucca brevifolia
photo-id: DJT-044 request pricing Google Earth

Stock images of Saguaro Cactus
Saguaro Cactus
Saguaros can reach over 40 feet in height. They are slow growing taking almost 75 years to develop side arms. The signature plant of the desert southwest.
species: Camegiea gigantea
photo-id: AZP-006 request pricing Google Earth

Saguaro Cactus Stock Photography
Saguaro Cactus
The Saguaros bloom is the state flower of Arizona.
species: Camegiea gigantea
photo-id: AZP-007 request pricing Google Earth

Anza Borrego Desert State Park - Desert Bighorn Sheep Photos
Anza Borrego Desert State Park - Desert Bighorn Sheep
Desert Bighorns thrive in an environment that is almost waterless and relatively barren of vegetation.
species: Ovis canadensis nelsoni
photo-id: DBO-120 request pricing Google Earth

Desert Bighorn Sheep Images
Desert Bighorn Sheep
During the heat of mid day Bighorns often retire to shaded areas or high spots to lie down and chew their cud.
species: Ovis canadensis nelsoni
photo-id: DBO-125 request pricing Google Earth

Stock photography of Prickly Pear Cactus - Blooming
Prickly Pear Cactus - Blooming
species: Opuntia sp.
photo-id: DBO-095 request pricing

Anza Borrego Desert State Park - Buckhorn Cholla Cactus - Blooming Pictures
Anza Borrego Desert State Park - Buckhorn Cholla Cactus - Blooming
species: Opuntia acanthocarpa
photo-id: DBO-101 request pricing

Stock photos of Beavertail Cactus - Blooming
Beavertail Cactus - Blooming
Flat grayish-green jointed stems lacking large spines. Vivid rose to redish-lavender flowers.
species: Opuntia basilaris
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Pictures of Anza Borrego Desert State Park - Desert Bighorn Sheep
Anza Borrego Desert State Park - Desert Bighorn Sheep
Male Bighorn sheep are called rams. When mature they fully develop their distinctive spiraled horns, which can be over 30 inches in length with a circumference of 15 inches.
species: Ovis canadensis nelsoni
photo-id: DBO-079 request pricing

Stock images of Mojave Desert - Mojave Rattlesnake
Mojave Desert - Mojave Rattlesnake
Prefer open desert rather than rocky areas, often around bushes such as creosote.
species: Crotalus scutulatus
photo-id: REP-005 request pricing Google Earth

Sand Verbena & Dune Primrose Stock Photography
Sand Verbena & Dune Primrose
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see also
| Anza Borrego | Anza Borrego Desert | Borrego Desert | Cactus | California Goldfields | Coal Fired Power Plant |
| Desert Bighorn Sheep | Desert Tortoise | Endangered Species | Geothermal Power | Hoover Dam | Hydroelectric Power |
| Indian Rock Art | Joshua Tree | Joshua Trees | Mojave Desert | Mojave Desert Indian Rock Art | Mojave Rattlesnake |
| Mount San Gorgonio | Mount San Jacinto | Mud Caves | Nuclear Power | Pollution | Salton Sea | Solar Power Generation |
| Southern Pacific Rattlesnake | Speckled Rattlesnake |

species represented
Camegiea gigantea, Crotalus scutulatus, Fonquieria splendens, Gopherus agassizii, Opuntia acanthocarpa, Opuntia basilaris,
Opuntia bigelovii, Opuntia sp., Ovis canadensis nelsoni, Yucca brevifolia

keywords
Anza, Badlands, Borrego, Cactus, Cloud, Clouds, Conservation, Deserts, Electric, Endangered Species, Energy, Ewes,
Flower, Flowers, Green, Horn, Horns, Mud Caves, Oasis, Palm, Parks, Parks Tree, Peninsular, Petroglyph, Petroglyphs,
Pictogram, Pictograms, Pictograph, Pictographs, Powered, Rams, Renewable, Reptile, Reptiles, Rutting, Snake, Snakes,
Sonora, Sonoran, Spine, Spines, State Park, Threatened, Tortoises, Trees, Turtle, Turtles, Venomous, Wildflower

related blog posts
Anza Borrego Desert State Park
Anza Borrego Desert Winter
Desert Bighorn Sheep
Mojave Desert - California Desert Tortoise
Mojave Desert - Mojave Green Rattlesnake

external links - (Links to external website reference material.)
| California State Parks Anza Borrego Desert | CaliforniaHerps.com - Mojave Rattlesnake | Center For Land Use Interpretation - Harper Solar Page |
| DesertUSA Anza Borrego Desert State Park | DesertUSA Desert Bighorn Sheep | DesertUSA Desert Tortoise Page | DesertUSA Joshua Tree |
| Tortoise.org | US Fish and Wildlife Service Desert Bighorn Sheep | Wikipedia - Borrego Mud Caves | Wikipedia - Desert Tortoise |
| Wikipedia - Mojave Rattlesnake | Wikipedia Anza Borrego Desert State Park | Wikipedia Desert Bighorn Sheep | Wikipedia Joshua Tree |

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