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Great Basin gopher snake - Pituophis catenifer deserticola
Understanding the natural environment as a source of meeting life needs, according to the Nuwuvi.
The cycle of decomposition is slow here.
The basin below is where the Nevada Test site is, where above and below ground testing has been carried out since the 50s.
Words from the Nuwuvi (Southern Paiute) about their native lands
More natural pine forest
Forest is "managed" (timber is sold)
No more skiing as the snow retreats
Lee Canyon, ski area
Lee Canyon - winter ski area
Looking over mostly mesquite, creosote and joshua tree landscape
Tree on a wind-swept outlook point
How plant life gets a toehold here.
Marking the moment together
A rare cuddle with my brother.
A bench made to last
Juniper? Only the hardiest of trees survive the dry, windy climate
Mid-elevation shot looking toward Las Vegas basin
Looking back toward Las Vegas basin
female broad-billed hummingbird, Cynanthus latirostris
Mom looking bright
Denise and DeeDee
Ken, Tammy and Philip
Jule, Tammy and Philip
George, Tammy and Philip
Las Vegas, Summer 1974 ?
King's Canyon National Park