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Plants of Anza-Borrego Desert State Park

Duffie Clemons

Plants of Anza-Borrego Desert State Park

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Published by Anza-Borrego Desert Natural History Association in Borrego Springs, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Plants -- California -- Anza-Borrego Desert State Park,
  • Anza-Borrego Desert State Park (Calif.)

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementcompiled by Duffie Clemons for the San Diego Chapter of the Native Plant Society.
    ContributionsAnza-Borrego Desert Natural History Association., California Native Plant Society. San Diego Chapter.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationi, 30 p. :
    Number of Pages30
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19440025M

    From Wikipedia: Anza-Borrego Desert State Park (ABDSP) is a state park located within the Colorado Desert of southern California, United States. The park takes its name from 18th-century Spanish explorer Juan Bautista de Anza and borrego, the Spanish word for bighorn sheep.


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Plants of Anza-Borrego Desert State Park by Duffie Clemons Download PDF EPUB FB2

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With approximately inches of rainfall in the Borrego SpringsFile Size: 2MB. The roads and trails are pretty well marked. There is a great book about Anza Borrego that I use called, Anza-Borrego Desert Region: A Guide to State Park and Adjacent Areas of the Western Colorado Desert by Lowell and Diana Lindsey.

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Nevertheless, we did get a sense of the park. Wilken’s book, Kumeyaay Ethnobotany, will be available for purchase through Anza-Borrego Foundation. Meet: UC Irvine Steele/Burnand Anza-Borrego Desert Research Center.

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Anza Borrego Desert State Park rivals several national parks in scenery, untouched wilderness and visitor experience. Fonts Point and Borrego Badlands form the most beautiful sunset location. Goat Canyon Trestle and Mountain Palm Spring canyon gave me amazing experiences.The Anza-Borrego Desert State Park Visitor Center staff can tell you which jeep trails are in condition for two-wheel-drive vehicles.

The Ocotillo Wells area of the park has been set aside for off-road vehicles such as dune buggies and dirt bikes.

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This park stretches across both the Colorado Desert and the Sonoran Desert. It provides a home to many species of wildlife and a .